Neo-Nazi Who Allegedly Planned To Target Synagogues Not A Threat, Says Judge

A self-proclaimed neo-Nazi arrested after agents found bomb-making materials in his Florida apartment planned to use the explosives to harm civilians, nuclear facilities and synagogues, federal prosecutors said. Read more

European Rabbi: Synagogues No Longer A Safe Haven

“Synagogues are no longer a safe haven,” a top European rabbi said Sunday at a special panel about the situation of Jews across the continent, held in the framework of the Munich Security Conference. Read more

Chicago Synagogue Vandalized With Swastikas

A hate crime investigation is underway after the front window of the Chicago Loop Synagogue was smashed by a vandal who affixed swastikas to its front entrance early Saturday. Read more

Britain Pledges $17 Million To Protect Synagogues, Jewish Schools

The British home secretary, Amber Rudd, pledged $17 million on Wednesday to provide guards for every Jewish school, college, synagogue and nursery school, the Telegraph of London reported. Read more

Muslim Police Officers Refuse To Protect French Synagogues

Muslim police in France refuse to protect synagogues as growing support for Jihad is affecting law enforcement, according to a Gatestone Institute report. Read more

Richmond, VA – Federal Grand Jury Indicts 3 In Alleged Plot To Bomb Synagogues

Richmond, VA – A federal grand jury has indicted three Virginia men accused of plotting to shoot up or bomb synagogues and black churches. Read more

Chief Rabbi of Brussels: There Is No Future For Jews In Europe

In the shadow of the Paris terror attacks that killed 130 people and as Belgian police sweep the country for terror suspects, the Chief Rabbi of Brussels said Monday that there is no future for Jews in Europe. Read more

Swedish Jews Close Synagogues After Terror Threat Raised

Synagogues across Sweden were closed down as a precautionary measure after Stockholm raised the country’s terror threat assessment level on Wednesday, the World Jewish Congress has announced. Read more