CRIF, the umbrella representative group of Jewish institutions in France, condemned with force the very violent anti-Semitic aggression of a Jewish family near Paris which was sequestered, tied up, beaten and stolen at their home in Livry Gargan.
‘’45 years after the Munich Olympic massacre, we see the world’s silence again with the resurgence of anti-Semitism,’’ declared World Jewish Congress President Ronald S. Lauder in his address to the official inauguration of a memorial erected in honor of the 11 Israeli athletes and German policeman murdered by Palestinian terrorists on September 5, 1972.
Anti-Semitism is on the rise in Poland, a study by the Poland University of Warsaw’s Center for Research on Prejudice, shows while the European Jewish Congress is expressed concern over the deteriorating relationship between the Polish Government and the Jewish community.
‘’When Neo-Nazis march in Charlottesville and scream slogans against Jews and in support of white supremacy, the condemnation has to be unambiguous. There aren’t two sides,’’ said Yair Lapid, leader of Yesh Atid party, in response to US President Donald Trump’s Trump statements that “there's blame on both sides” for Saturday night’s demonstration in Charlottesville.
“I am deeply concerned by the expressions of anti-Semitism and other forms of racism and hatred exhibited at the neo-Nazi rally this past weekend in Charlottesville,’’ stated Natan Sharansky, Chairman of the Executive of The Jewish Agency for Israel.