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Pittsburgh synagogue massacre leaves 11 dead, 6 wounded: Suspect charged with 29 counts; Trump calls attack 'evil' anti-Semitism
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Pittsburgh synagogue massacre leaves 11 dead, 6 wounded: Suspect charged with 29 counts; Trump calls attack 'evil' anti-Semitism

A gunman who's believed to have spewed anti-Semitic slurs and rhetoric on social media barged into a Pittsburgh synagogue on Saturday and opened fire, killing 11 people in one of the deadliest attacks on Jews in US history

Premier League: Chelsea may send racist fans on trips to Nazi death camp Auschwitz to tackle antisemitism, say reports
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Premier League: Chelsea may send racist fans on trips to Nazi death camp Auschwitz to tackle antisemitism, say reports

Chelsea are considering sending racist supporters on trips to the Nazi death camp Auschwitz to tackle anti-Semitism at the club.

Angela Merkel visits Holocaust memorial in Jerusalem, says Germany has 'everlasting responsibility' to combat antisemitism
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Angela Merkel visits Holocaust memorial in Jerusalem, says Germany has 'everlasting responsibility' to combat antisemitism

Angela Merkel's visit comes as part of German-Israeli government consultations held regularly. Merkel and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will set aside their list of differences for the talks to showcase cooperation between their two countries.

India's tiny Jewish community waits in anticipation of Benjamin Netanyahu's 'emotional' visit to Chabad House
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India's tiny Jewish community waits in anticipation of Benjamin Netanyahu's 'emotional' visit to Chabad House

Israeli leader Benjamin Netanyahu makes an emotional visit this week to a Jewish centre targeted in the 2008 Mumbai attacks, in a trip that India's tiny and shrinking Jewish community hopes will boost its profile.

Benjamin Netanyahu's son called out by online group for posting 'anti-Semitic' caricature
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Benjamin Netanyahu's son called out by online group for posting 'anti-Semitic' caricature

Yair Netanyahu, the Israeli prime minister’s 26-year-old son, is courting controversy with his social media activity.

Charlottesville violence: George W Bush, George HW Bush say America should reject racial bigotry, hatred
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Charlottesville violence: George W Bush, George HW Bush say America should reject racial bigotry, hatred

George H W Bush and George W Bush issued a tough joint statement condemning racial bigotry and anti-Semitism, in a veiled rebuke of President Donald Trump

Gulf diplomatic crisis: UAE accuses Al-Jazeera of anti-Semitism, inciting religious hate
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Gulf diplomatic crisis: UAE accuses Al-Jazeera of anti-Semitism, inciting religious hate

A top UAE official on Wednesday accused Qatari broadcast giant Al-Jazeera of anti-Semitism, discrimination and inciting religious hate

French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen's party in new turmoil over alleged Holocaust denial
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French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen's party in new turmoil over alleged Holocaust denial

French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen's far-right party is in new turmoil — its temporary leader is stepping down over allegations he expressed doubt about Nazi gas chambers.

Jeremy Corbyn under fire for likening Israel to 'self-styled Islamic states'
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Jeremy Corbyn under fire for likening Israel to 'self-styled Islamic states'

Embattled British opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn came under fire on Wednesday for allegedly comparing the state of Israel to "self-styled Islamic states."

Muhammad Ali's flaws make him an even truer hero, why do we need to whitewash him?
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Muhammad Ali's flaws make him an even truer hero, why do we need to whitewash him?

The picture that emerges of Ali is of a human being in all his complexity. Dazzlingly brilliant, supremely confident, heroic in fight for his belief and against a disease that affected his body but failed to cripple his will and yet a man who is imperfect, inflammatory and outrageous. Why should that prevent us from celebrating his life?

Holocaust Remembrance Day: Obama honours American and Polish citizens who protected Jews
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Holocaust Remembrance Day: Obama honours American and Polish citizens who protected Jews

President Barack Obama honoured four people on Wednesday for risking their lives to protect Jews, saying that an attack on any faith is an attack on all faiths.

UN holds first-ever meeting on anti-Semitism in response to growing violence
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UN holds first-ever meeting on anti-Semitism in response to growing violence

The UN General Assembly is holding its first-ever meeting devoted to anti-Semitism on Thursday in response to a global increase in violence against Jews.

Charlie Hebdo attack: France arrests 54 for defending terrorism as magazine's latest issue sells out
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Charlie Hebdo attack: France arrests 54 for defending terrorism as magazine's latest issue sells out

France ordered prosecutors to crack down on hate speech, anti-Semitism and glorifying terrorism as the latest issue of Charlie Hebdo was sold out.

Bodies of 4 Jewish victims of Paris supermarket attack arrive in Israel
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Bodies of 4 Jewish victims of Paris supermarket attack arrive in Israel

The bodies of four Jewish victims of a Paris terror attack on a kosher supermarket were brought to Israel on Tuesday for a solemn funeral ceremony.

Auschwitz anniv reminder of what happens when we stay silent: World Jewish Congress President
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Auschwitz anniv reminder of what happens when we stay silent: World Jewish Congress President

He said the commemorations on 27 January to mark the day Soviet troops liberated Auschwitz in 1945 would be the last major anniversary when survivors would be able to attend in numbers. The youngest are now in their 70s.

Gaza conflict should not be excuse for anti-Semitism: UN chief
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Gaza conflict should not be excuse for anti-Semitism: UN chief

The conflict in Gaza should not be an excuse for anti-Semitic slurs and attacks, United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon said.

Britain: Anti-Semitic incidents rising as Gaza conflict intensifies
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Britain: Anti-Semitic incidents rising as Gaza conflict intensifies

Pro-Palestinian activist groups stress that they oppose Israeli government policy and are not hostile to the Jewish people. Some of the signs at protests have however been distinctly anti-Jewish.

Twitter ordered to identify anti-Semitic tweeters in France
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Twitter ordered to identify anti-Semitic tweeters in France

A French court on Thursday ordered Twitter Inc to help identify the authors of anti-Semitic posts or face fines of 1,000 euros per day...