“The only purpose is to demonize Israel and exempt the Palestinians from responsibility,” said Israeli Ambassador to the UN Gilad Erdan

EP president given King David Award in recognition of support for Jewish community.


The date corresponds to the 84th Anniversary of Kristallnacht ("Night of Broken Glass"), a pogrom organized by the Nazis on the night of November 9, 1938.

The event had representatives from European countries, from Portugal to Ukraine.

Young Israeli Shlichim (Israeli emissaries) will be given an expanded role amid rising anti-Semitism and BDS efforts, Almog said.