EJC calls on European nations to take punitive action after attacks on Gothenburg synagogue and kosher restaurant in Amsterdam

The European Jewish Congress calls on Sweden and other European nations to take strong punitive action after Molotov cocktails were thrown at a synagogue in Gothenburg, an attack on a kosher restaurant in Amsterdam and demonstrators were heard chanting murderous slogans against Jews in several European cities over the weekend.

EJC expresses disappointment over EU High Representative Mogherini’s statement on Jerusalem and calls for greater balance and prioritizing peace

The European Jewish Congress has expressed disappointment at the statement released by High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini following the announcement by US President Trump on recognizing Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.

World Jewish Congress President Ronald S. Lauder welcomes US recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital: 'We hope this will be a move toward peace and stability in the Middle East'

NEW YORK – World Jewish Congress President Ronald S. Lauder has welcomed US President Donald Trump’s announcement officially recognizing Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, his expressed commitment to reaching a mutually agreed upon two-solution, and respecting the importance of holy sites for all three religions.

JMF: Conflicting interests allow Iran to violate nuclear accord with impunity

The accord specifies that only nuclear installations and sites across Iran known and declared before the signing of the accord in 2015 may be inspected.