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Interfax: The World Holocaust Forum Will Take Place in Kiev in 2006 on President Yushchenko’s Initiative

The World Holocaust Forum will be organized in Kiev in 2006 on the initiative of President Viktor Yushchenko. “We intend to hold the 2nd World...

Memory of Simon Wiesenthal

Dear Ladies and Gentlemen, On this mournful day for all of us, I would like to express my most sincere condolences for the loss of...

President of the Republic of Latvia Vaira Vike-Freiberga expressed support to World Holocaust Forum.

President of the Republic of Latvia Vaira Vike-Freiberga met with the Chairman of the European Jewish Congress Board of Governors, the President of the...

Message from Mr. Moshe Kantor, Chairman of the Board of Governors of The European Jewish Congress and President of the World Holocaust Forum

Re: the violent attack on 2 Jewish students in Kiev last week This is a very disturbing event that no one should overlook. The fact...

EJC elects a new president and chairman of board of governors

On Sunday, June 26th 2005, the General Assembly of the European Jewish Congress (EJC), convened in Paris with the participation of 130 delegates representing...

Mr. Yushchenko met with the European Jewish Congress representative

President of Ukraine Mr. Viktor Yushchenko met with Mr. Viatcheslav (Moshe) Kantor, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the European Jewish Congress. As the...

Marx warned of the second Holocaust

“We should speak out loudly in every corner of our positive achievements in art, medicine and science. People should not perceive everything connected with...

International Forum “Let My People Live!”, January 27, 2005

Message by the Founder of the World Holocaust Forum Participants’ Addresses The International Forum “Let My People Live!” held in Krakow in commemoration of the...

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

Jerusalem Post
Several world leaders have confirmed their attendance for the fifth World Holocaust Forum set to take place in Jerusalem in January. This year, the forum...

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

Times of Israel
World leaders will celebrate the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau at an event in Jerusalem next year. The commemorative event, organised by the...

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

Jewish News
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...