Anti-Semitic incidents in Germany have risen by 10 percentover the course of the first half of 2018 when compared with the same period in 2017, latest figures reveal.
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Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has responded to the diplomatic spat engulfing Turkey-U.S. relations by pledging a national boycott of U.S.-made electronic goods.
Iran's increasing economic problems are as much a result of internal mismanagement as U.S. external trade pressure,supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei conceded Monday.
The Israeli intelligence agency Mossad has been accused of killing a top research director at a military agency linked to Syria’s chemical weapons program.
Saudi Arabia is freezing all new trade and investment with Canada over what it calls "interference" in the Gulf Kingdom's internal affairs.
Suspected missile warhead parts in transit to Iran have been seizedby UK Border Force inspectors at London's Heathrow Airport.
The world can help Iranians improve their lives by standing up to “a regime that oppresses them and denies them a life of dignity, prosperity and respect” Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Sunday night.
An “Arab NATO” security coalition of Middle East states is being planned by Washington as a buffer to thwart Iran’s military expansionism in the region.
A Danish imam who preached a message containing an exhortation to kill Jews has been charged under new Danish legislation designed to curb hate speech.
U.S. PresidentDonald Trumpwas warned Sunday not to pursue hostile policies against Tehran, because "America should know... war with Iran is the mother of all wars."
A mother seeking Islamic martydom who said her fond desire was “to don an explosives belt and blow herself up among the Zionist Jews” has been praised by her daughter in the Jordanian parliament.
The European Union (E.U.) must do more to help deliver peace in the Middle East, and needs to back-up its standing commitments with actions and funding,Iran's Foreign Minister Dr.
Most Australians want an end to mass immigration as the country's soaring population is set to bounce above the 25 million mark within a month, an opinion poll shows.
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Tuesday Iran is using its embassies to plot terrorist attacks in Europe and warned Tehran that its actions will have consequences after it threatened to disrupt Mideast oil supplies.
A sharp rise in attacks on Jewish students in the German school system has prompted authoritiesto recruit 170 anti-bullying experts to combat the problem.
Geneva-based UN Watch has accused global agencies charged with combating racism of failing to act against hatred, incitement and violence against Jews.
Iran President Hassan Rouhani wants European countries to do more to offset U.S. trade sanctions after one of the world’s biggest cargo shippers announced it was ending ties with the country.
Tehran was accused of hypocrisy by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu after afoiled Iran-led terrorist attack on an Iranian opposition group in France.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani expects European nations to underwrite his country's financial future and save the nuclear deal torn up by U.S. President Donald Trump.
The Palestinian Authority will no longer received direct financial aid from Australia because donations could increase the self-governing body's ability to financially reward terrorist violence.
Criticism from disappointed fans has forced Iranian player Sardar Azmoun to retire from international football aged just 23 and enable him to spend more time with his mother.
A Saudi Arabian TV presenter has been forced to flee the country after claims she had violated the kingdom's strict Islamic dress code for women.
Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has taken to Twitter and delivered a message directly to the Iranian people who have taken to Tehran's streets in the past 48-hours demanding change.
Barcelona football star Carles Puyol lost a World Cup commentary spot on Iranian television over concerns his wild locks were 'Un-Islamic' and constituted a nod towards illegal and immoral foreign culture.
A Syrian migrant will face court in Berlin on Tuesdayafter he was caught whipping two Jewish men who were wearing traditional kippah skullcaps.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani is heading to Europe on a whirlwind tour designed to seek funds for Tehran as it continues to oppose the U.S. decision to drop the 2015 nuclear accord.
Egypt's devout Muslim goalkeeper Mohamed El-Shenawy declined to receive a player of the match trophy at the FIFA World Cup for religious reasons.
Sustained anti-Semitism in UK Labour is driving young students away from the party with many directly blaming party leader Jeremy Corbyn for his lack of action on the matter.
The UN General Assembly was damned as "morally bankrupt" on Wednesday after it voted to condemn Israel for “excessive, disproportionate and indiscriminate” use of force during recent clashes at the Gaza border.
Iran is looking to EU nations to provide funds to help it honour the 2015 nuclear accord,President Hassan Rouhani has warned.
The UK Home Secretary Sajid Javidis ready to outlaw the Iran-sponsored Lebanese terrorist group Hezbollah in its entirety,a senior Conservative source has said.
Turkey President Recep Tayyip Erdogan attacked Austria's impending closure of mosques and consequent expulsion of Turkish-funded imams, saying the move is anti-Islamic while promising a response.
A failed Iraqi asylum seeker has been returned to Germany under armed escort after allegedly admitting the brutal rape and murder of a German-Jewish teenage girl, government officials confirmed.
Thousands of Shiite Muslims took to the streets in the capitals of Iran and Iraq on Friday to mark Al-Quds Day, in an annual protest against the existence of the state of Israel.
Germany, France, and Britain joined the EU to plead for special "ally" status to exempt them from U.S. trade sanctions on Iran.
Iran’s plan to boost uranium enrichment capacity did not breach its commitments under the 2015 nuclear deal brokered by Washington, the European Union (EU) said.
Iran's Supreme LeaderAyatollah Seyed Ali Khameneiattacked Israel on Monday, labelling it a “malignant cancerous tumour” in a Tweet.
A French storekeeper was forced to remove Israeli dates from public display afteran angry Muslim customer said they were offensive.
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad plans to visit North Korea for a personal meeting with leader Kim Jong-Un, Pyongyang's state media reported Sunday.
The UK’s permanent representativeat the UN Security Council has condemned repeated mortar and rocket attacks by Hamas terrorists against Israel.
NATO is not obliged to come to the aid of partner Israel if Iran attacks, secretary-general Jens Stoltenberg revealed, amid rising tensions between the Middle East rivals.
Saudi Arabia's reformist Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has been warned by terrorist group Al-Qaeda that recent changes that include allowing women drivers and wrestling in his conservative kingdom are a sin.
Iran-backed terror group Hezbollah's flag can be flown on the streets of central London at the upcoming Al-Quds Day march – because the organisation’s “political wing” is not proscribed by the British government, police have confirmed.
The traditional Islamic burqa and niqab veils have been banned in Denmark after a majority vote in the country's parliament.
The UN Security Council is expected to meet in emergency session Wednesday to discuss continuing Palestinian terrorist rocket and mortar attacks against Israel.
Turkey has called on all Islamic countriesto review their ties with "terror state" Israel ahead of an extraordinary summit of the world's main pan-Islamic body to protest Israel's actions in defending itself against deadly Gaza riots.
The Hamas terrorist organisation is entirely at fault for the deaths in Gaza that have followed the opening of the new U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem, Australia's Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said Tuesday.
Iran's parliamentary speaker branded President Donald Trump "feeble-minded" over Monday's transfer of the U.S. embassy to Jerusalem, calling for combined resistance from the Palestinians and the international community to America's move.
Muslims should wage jihad against the U.S. as a response to America's decision to move its Israel embassy from Tel Aviv to the capital Jerusalem,Al-Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri said on Sunday.
Ambassadors from Austria, Czech Republic, Romania, and Hungary have snubbed an official E.U. diktat and chosen to attend a function in honor of Monday's official inauguration of the U.S.
Washington's ambassador to Israel said that lasting peace in the Middle East is always possible as the U.S. prepares to open its new embassy in the capital Jerusalem.
European nations were urged Friday to stand as one and fight U.S. sanctions targeting foreign companies that trade with Iran, as Washington increased its pressure on the Islamic republic.
French President Emmanuel Macron made an urgent call for a "de-escalation" of hostilities between Iran and Israel on Thursday.
The U.S. Embassy in Israel has a new Twitter handle. Ahead of the much-anticipated move from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem next week, the embassy is upgrading its social media profile to reflect its new home.
Politicians in Iran have set a U.S. flag ablaze and chanted “Death to America” after Donald Trump pulled out of the nuclear deal.
The European Union is "determined to preserve" the Iran nuclear deal despite the U.S. withdrawal, the bloc's top diplomat Federica Mogherini said Tuesday.
Saudi women, start your engines. The General Department of Traffic Director General Mohammed al-Bassami said on Tuesday that female drivers will be allowed the freedom of the road in the deeply conservative kingdom from June 24.
The self-described second ‘wife’ of a convicted Islamic State terrorist recruiter who refused to stand for an Australian judge hasbeen convicted of disrespectful behaviour.
Ten people suffered minor injuries when a bonfire exploded and sent a fireball into the gathered crowd at a Jewish festival in London, police say.
Female football fans donned fake beards, mustaches and wigs to sneak into a major soccer match in Iran in defiance of the country's strict Islamic codes of conduct.
Crikey! Australian eyebrows shot skywards after French President Emmanuel Macron called Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull’s wife “delicious”in Sydney on Wednesday.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's allegations of a secret Iranian atomic weapons program have been dismissed byEU diplomatic chief Federica Mogherini who says Iran is complying with its nuclear commitments.
The German parliament has been condemned by the Hamas terrorist organization forits recognition of Israel as a Jewish state and legitimate homeland.
Vile, poisonous slanders against Jews have been exposed as part of the official Facebook page of UK Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn.
Berliners will today be encouraged to wear one of 10,000 free kippahs being distributed in the city's parks as a show of solidarity for Germany's increasingly threatened Jewish population.
The German government'sfirst special envoy to the Jewish community has warned that Jews’ fears over the influx of Muslim, Arab refugees are legitimate.
Jews have been advised not to wear their kippah scullcaps in major German cities after another violent assault that targeted a person wearing the traditional Jewish headpiece.
A local council in Sydney wantsto reduce the use of foreign words on shopfront signs in an effort to standardize English language usage in public precincts.
A demonstration against anti-Semitism in Berlin is urging participants to wear a kippah on Wednesday in response toan attack on an Israeli man wearing the traditional Jewish skullcap.
The emergence of "another form of anti-Semitism" from refugees of Arab origin arriving in Germany has been denounced by Chancellor Angela Merkel.
The Australian Army has issued a directive that prohibits soldiers from wearing "death" symbols in combat,declaring the practice arrogant, ill-considered and deterimental to the ethos of the armed forces.
Amid Palestinian Clashes, Natalie Portman Refuses to Accept Award in Israel over ‘Political Reasons’
Black Swan star Natalie Portman has canceled her upcoming trip to Israel and rejected the chance to attend an acceptance ceremony hosted by the Genesis Prize Foundation.
U.S. President Donald Trump congratulated Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his fellow Israelis on the country’s 70th anniversary,saying the United States has “no better friends anywhere” than Israel.
Australia is laying the legislative groundwork necessary to welcome persecuted South African farmers who face a targeted campaign of violence at home, the country's top legal officer said.
A Jewish teenager wearing a traditional kippah claims he was attacked on a Berlin street by a Muslim assailant who whipped him with a belt in an anti-Semitic attack.
Labour's shadow home secretary Diane Abbott has illustrated a tweet about Syria with a computer generated fake image of an Israeli jet bombing the capital of Iran.
Wealthy Jews are trying to take over the world and they are using the power of celebrity and fame in Hollywood to achieve their nefarious end, a Saudi scholar has claimed.
The Holocaust was a “lie” made real by Jews who colluded with Adolf Hitler in order to bring “settlers to Palestine,” a Palestinian analyst has claimed.
The Holocaust was a “lie” made real by Jews who colluded with Adolf Hitler in order to bring “settlers to Palestine,” a Palestinian analyst has claimed.
Iran stands ready to destroy Israel and warned it to avoid any "stupid" measures against the Islamic Republic, the Iranian Supreme Leader's envoy to the elite Quds Force military wing warned.
Jewish communities across Europe are enduring a level of mainstream anti-Semitism “not seen since the Second World War,” the European Jewish Congress has warned.
Apple's failure to tell consumers that its software could slow performance in some iPhones has sparkedIsrael’s consumer protection agency to launch its own investigation.
A senior Iranian official threatened Israel with retribution, warning its airstrike on a Syrian air base that killed seven Iranians "will not go unanswered."
An Australian trade union organizer has been suspended amid claims he ran a fake Black Lives Matter Facebook page that siphoned off hundreds of thousands of dollars in donations.
Hollywood director Taika Waititihas descibed his New Zealand homeland as "racist as f**k" during a candid magazine interview.
The first casualty of war is truth, a maxim the Palestinian Information Center is learning for itself in the hardscrabble world of social media communications.
Australia'sHome Affairs Minister Peter Dutton says it's "unquestionable" some white South African farmers are being persecuted and his department is looking into specific cases.
The UK Labour Party must“root out anti-Semitism completely, totally” former party leader and prime minister Tony Blair has warned.
Australia wants to begin negotiating a new trade deal with the UK on "day one" of Brexit next year and put it into effect on January 1, 2021.
New Zealand stands ready to join the rest of the world in expelling Russian spies from its sovereign territory - if any Moscow operatives can be found.
Jewish leaders and thousands of their supporters took to London's streets on Tuesday to voice their opposition to the rise of anti-Semitism in the UK Labour Party.
British Jewish leaders blasted opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn in an extraordinary public letter released on Monday, accusing him of backing anti-Semites "again and again."
An Orthodox Israeli rabbi has claimed thatgenetically cloned pig could be consumedby Jews, including when eaten with dairy products.
American Jewish actress Mayim Bialik has told an audience thatshe is “happy to take a public bullet for this state,” while outlining her experiences of anti-Semitism at the Global Conference on Anti-Semitism in Jerusalem.
Australia's Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton has dismissed claims of racism over his plan to resettle South African white minority farmers in Australia, saying he ignores the confected outrage "from some of the crazy lefties at the Guardian and Huffington Post.
France’s government has released a public plan to enable it to fight racism and anti-Semitism, focusing on social media and prevention in schools.
Female surfers wearing high-cut bikini bottoms have been assured by the sport's administrators that their backsides won’t be broadcast to the world. At least not in revealing close-up.
Berlin recorded a twofold increase in anti-Semitic hate crimesbetween 2013 and 2017, according to the latest German police figures.
Former Pink Floyd singer Roger Waters has joined Palestinian performers Trio Joubran to record a song attacking Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and move the U.S.
Australia is ready to consider issuing special visas to mainly white, Afrikaans-speaking South African farmers due to the “horrific circumstances” of land seizures, violence and murder they face.