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European Jewish Congress President calls for urgent cooperation with Israeli Government against the Israel delegitimisation campaign in Europe

EJC President Kantor to FM Lieberman: We are working intensively on EU Goldstone resolution (Tuesday, 2nd March 2010) – Today, European Jewish Congress President Moshe...

Krakow Hosts the Third “Let My People Live!” International Forum

On January 27, 2010, Krakow hosted the third “Let My People Live!” International Forum to mark the day 65 years ago when the Red...

RF President Dmitry Medvedev and Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov met in Moscow with an official delegation from the European Jewish Congress

On November 24-26, 2009 members of the European Jewish Congress (EJC) Executive Committee met with Russian President Dmitry Medvedev and Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov...

Russian Foreign Minister Meets with EJC Delegation

On Tuesday, November 24, Russian foreign affairs minister Sergei Lavrov met with an official delegation from the European Jewish Congress (EJC) led by its...

Statement of the President of the International Luxembourg Forum on Preventing Nuclear Catastrophe Viatcheslav Kantor on the occasion of the International Day of Peace

Today, September 21, the world celebrates the International Day of Peace, established by the United Nations General Assembly in 1981 to remind people about...

EJC President Meets with Polish Leadership

The delegation of the European Jewish Congress (EJC) held a number of meetings with Polish leaders. The discussions focused on promoting tolerance, fighting anti-Semitism,...

European Jewish Congress Congratulates Former EJC Vice President Henry Grunwald on Award of Officer of the British Empire

(Paris, June 22, 2009) – Dr. Moshe Kantor, President of the European Jewish Congress (EJC), offered his congratulations and thanks to Henry Grunwald, former...

Israeli Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman to meet Russian leadership

In early June, Israeli Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman is expected to make his first official visit to Moscow to meet with Russian leaders. During his...

Revisionist History and Hatred Should Not Rule the Day at Durban II

European, Other Delegations that Walked Out on Ahmadinejad’s Lies to be Commended, but Should Have Withdrawn in Advance Statement by Dr. Moshe Kantor, President of...

EU Parliament Refuses to Denounce Rising Anti-Semitism

The European Jewish Congress is extremely disappointed concerning the European Parliament’s lack of action and refusal to openly denounce the recent wave of anti-Semitic...

Address by Viatcheslav Kantor, President of the Russian and European Jewish Congresses at the Memorial Event on the Occasion of International Holocaust Remembrance Day

On Tuesday, January 27, the Grand Hall of the Moscow Central House of Writers hosted a memorial event on the occasion of International Holocaust...

Europe must stop anti-semitism

We welcome Daniel Schwammenthal's article ("Europe Reimports Jew hatred," State of the Union, Jan. 13) as a timely account of the rise of anti-Semitism...

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Jerusalem Post: World Leaders to Mark 75th Anniversary of Auschwitz Liberation in Israel

Jerusalem Post
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Times of Israel: World Leaders to Mark 75th Anniversary of Auschwitz Liberation in Israel

Times of Israel
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Jewish News: Knesset Speaker: Europe’s Post-War Sense of Mission Has ‘Disappeared’ On Shoah Education

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Knesset Speaker: Europe’s Post-War Sense of Mission Has ‘Disappeared’ On Shoah Education Knesset’s Yuli Edelstein gave a grim prognosis at an international memorial event in...

Arutz Sheva: EJC PRESIDENT WARNS EUROPE AS HOLOCAUST MEMORY FADES

Arutz Sheva
European Jewish Congress President Dr. Moshe Kantor has warned that with the fading of direct Holocaust memory, Europe is no longer immune from anti-Semitism. Speaking...

Jpost: EU PARLIAMENT HOLOCAUST EVENT REMEMBERS ROMA VICTIMS FOR 1ST TIME EVER

Jerusalem Post
The main ceremony, held on Wednesday afternoon, was preceded by the launch of a new exhibition about the Roma and Sinti victims of the...