The spokesman for Greek neo-Nazi Golden Dawn party is wanted for arrest following a scuffle on Thursday that was broadcast on live TV. Ilias Ksidiaris was filmed throwing a glass of water at female MP Rena Douru from the left-wing Syriza party before striking another female MP, Liana Kanelli from the communist KKE party, three times.
French Interior Minister Manuel Valls will receive leaders of the Jewish community of France Tuesday afternoon following the brutal anti-Semitic attack last Saturday in Villeurbanne, near Lyon, against three young rabbinical students.
Israel expressed its “profound concern” on Monday following last Saturday's anti-Semitic attack against three youths in Villeurbanne, in southeastern France, stressing it was confident the French authorities would shed light on the facts, according to a statement from its ambassador to Paris.
The Russian Jewish community has reacted with outrage to news of last week’s Lithuanian state reburial of its controversial former leader. Juozas Brazaitis was head of a short lived WWII-era government accused of collaborating with Nazi Germany after it ousted the Soviets from power in the Baltic state.