Jerusalem Post: “Odessa Remnants”

Jerusalem Post: “Odessa Remnants” Posted on November 29, 2015    by Julie Masis A block away from Odessa’s Jewish Street stands a gray building with windows that reach several stories high. Something about it gave me the impression that it must be a synagogue. But on the gate hangs a sign –…

PM Netanyahu to Ukrainian President Poroshenko during special Knesset session: ”We appreciate your efforts to protect the rights of your country`s Jews in the face of anti-Semitism”

During Wednesday`s special Knesset session in honor of Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said ”Like you, we are an ancient nation, but our country is young, and we want to experience the future together while cooperating in [the fields of] culture, technology and medicine.” Netanyahu mentioned that…

Ukrainian president to ‘Post’: We do not allow Russia to affect our ties with Israel

Petro Poroshenko declines to comment on a statement by his Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk, asserting that vandalism against Jewish sites were meant to “destabilize” Ukraine. Both Jerusalem and Kiev face similar existential challenges from their neighbors, visiting Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko asserted Tuesday during an official state visit. Although Israel…

On Israel visit, Lithuanian PM makes pledge on Jewish cemeteries

September 10, 2015 6:24am [caption id="attachment_2887" align="alignleft" width="450"] Lithuania's Prime Minister Algirdas Butkevicius listens to the media after a Parliament session in Vilnius November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Ints Kalnins[/caption] (JTA) – Lithuania’s prime minister reiterated that all Jewish cemeteries in the country would be marked or memorialized by 2017. Prime Minister Algirdas…