Articles in "Diaspora Jews"

‘Shared Future’: 62% of Israelis Feel State Has a Responsibility to Help Diaspora Jews

The majority of Jewish Israelis. 62%, believe the State of Israel must support world Jewry in times of need such as in economic or natural ...

‘Very Inappropriate’: UK’s Board of Deputies Under Fire After Telling MK ‘Get Out’

The Board of Deputies of British Jews is facing heavy criticism after it told a Member of Knesset who was in the UK to meet with the Jewish ...

Jews from US, Canada, UK Died in Mt. Meron Tragedy

10 of the 45 Jews killed during the Lag Ba'Omer festivities on Mount Meron on Thursday night were from the US, Canada and the United ...

From Morocco to New Zealand: Jews from 60 Countries Participate in Yom Hazikaron Ceremony

A special Yom HaZikaron ceremony was held on Tuesday night by the Jewish Agency for Diaspora Jewry which was attended by participants from ...

World’s Jewish Population in 2019 Resembled that of 1925

At the end of 2019, the world's Jewish population numbered 14.8 million, similar to that of 1925, Israel's Central Bureau of Statistics ...

Sharp Increase in Anti-Semitism Expected in 2021, Israeli Ministry Warns

2021 is expected to see a sharp increase in the number of anti-Semitic and violent incidents against Jews around the world, according to a ...

WATCH: After Decades Apart, 2 Jewish Yemeni Families Unite in UAE

By: WAM/TPS Two Jewish Yemeni families were united with their relatives whom they have not seen for decades, with the help of the United ...

Jews from Small Communities in US: ‘We Long for Direct Contact with Israelis’

A special global candle lighting event hosted in Israel on Tuesday night to celebrate the 6th night of Hanukkah enabled Jews around the ...

Israel Expecting a Doubling in Number of Olim in Coming Months

By the end of 2020, some 50,000 Jews will make Aliya (immigrate) to Israel, almost twice as much as in previous years, Jewish Agency ...

Israel Hosts Roundtable to Tackle COVID-19 Challenges Facing Jewish Communities Around the World

Israel is reaching out to the Jews of the Diaspora and has initiated a roundtable of global and regional Jewish organizations to assess the ...