"Not all the world’s countries agree that all 197 states are real countries (for example the State of Israel or North Korea)," said Youpi magazine.
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Kosher cheese, wine and olive oil are all newly available in a region with approximately 50 Jews.
The pope condemned the Holocaust and the medical experiments conducted by Nazi doctors on Jewish concentration camp inmates in an introduction to a new book.
The assailant shouted "God is great" in Arabic before the attack at a popular market in Libreville.
Mateusz Morawiecki said earlier this year at a Holocaust commemoration in Warsaw that two of his aunts, one of whom is living in Israel, survived the genocide thanks to non-Jewish Poles.
The Czech Republic, Hungary and the Phillipines are said to have expressed interest in moving their embassies to the city.
Rocks and bricks were thrown at the Muslim Cultural Center in Warsaw, smashing the windows of the building; it is not the first time the building has been targeted.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is in Kenya making his third visit to Africa in a year and a half.
Australia has seen a 9 percent increase in anti-Semitic incidents over the past year, an annual report revealed, including several involving the rabbi and his family.