Saturday, 18th November 2017

American tourist performs Nazi salute in Germany, is beaten by passer-by in response

A 41-year-old American tourist has been beaten up by a passer-by after performing a Nazi salute in the German city of Dresden. The man was...

Worshippers spat at, verbally abused after leaving Nuremberg Synagogue

Three worshippers outside the Nuremberg Synagogue were spat at on Friday after leaving the Kabbalat Shabbat service. At least one of the victims was recognisably...

Study shows German teachers concerned that radical Islam is leading to growing antisemitism in...

A small study into the impact of Salafism, an ideology within Sunni Islam that has often been identified as a source of radicalism, upon...

Germany: statues of Jewish sporting heroes who were persecuted by the Nazis destroyed

Police in Frankfurt have launched an investigation after commemorative statues of two Jewish sporting heroes were destroyed in successive nights over the past weekend. Statues...

Graves of anti-Nazi fighters and Jews desecrated in Germany

Several graves of anti-Nazi fighters and Jews were desecrated between Wednesday and Thursday last week in Südwestkirchhof, Stahnsdorf, Germany. Among the graves desecrated was the family...

Berlin’s March For Science sees Holocaust deniers and antisemitic conspiracy theorists march unchallenged

RIAS (Department for Research and Information on Antisemitism) Incident Report Central Berlin, 22nd April 2017. Blatant Antisemitism, Holocaust deniers and conspiracy theorists on Berlin's March...

Anti-Zionist attempts to set pro-Israel campaigner on fire in Berlin

The Berlin Police are conducting a manhunt after a pro-Israel marcher faced an attempt to set her on fire early this week at a...

Berlin: Antisemitic attack in railway station

Berlin Morgenpost have reported an antisemitic incident at a railway station. A 38-year old woman threw a glass bottle at a group in the Berlin...

Man posing with antisemitic posters around Berlin

On their website, the Coordination Forum for Countering Antisemitism (CFCA) state they have received 31 messages about a man displaying antisemitic posters in public places...

Germany: Jewish boy forced out of school after 4 months of antisemitic bullying, violent...

A British-Jewish family in Berlin has been forced to pull their 14-year-old son out of his school after he was subjected to months of...

“A Monument of Shame”? German far-right leader belittles Holocaust memorial

Alternativ für Deutschland’s alternative take on Berlin’s Holocaust Memorial. Björn Höcke, the leader of anti-immigration AfD in the eastern German state of Thuringia, said that German...

German Parliamentary candidate appears to call for Hitler’s return, apparently faces no discipline from...

Elena Roon, a Parliamentary candidate for the far right "Alternative for Germany" party, has posted an image of Hitler with the caption "Missed since 1945". She...

German Muslim students refuse to commemorate Holocaust, with one writing “Free Palestine” in response

Pupils at a school in Gelsenkirchen in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany refused to participate in an International Holocaust Remembrance Day event, it has been reported. The event...

German Court rules that attempt to set fire to Synagogue amounts to criticism of...

A Court in the German city Wuppertall upheld a previous decision that the attempt to burn a Synagogue was merely an act of protest...

German protester blames “Zionists” for terrorist attacks

A photograph has been taken of a protester in Germany with a banner blaming "Zionists" for the recent terrorist attack. The banner translates roughly to...

Germany: Jewish cemetery vandalized

The Jewish cemetery in Hagen, in the West of Germany, was vandalized in mid-November. Two tombstones were knocked over, appearing to have had their bases smashed,...

German neo-Nazis publish addresses of Jewish sites on Kristallnacht

  BERLIN — A map pointing out locations of almost 70 synagogues, Jewish kindergartens, schools, memorials, businesses, restaurants and cemeteries has been posted on the...

Germany: Police investigating “Jewish” effigy hanging by neck from bridge

A CPR mannequin with a Star of David and swastika was hung on a bridge in Roßwein, in central Saxony.  The police are investigating...

Germany: Energie Cottbus fans call rivals “Jews” and that they should be gassed

Energie Cottbus played against Babelsberg 03 this past Saturday.  Babelsberg fans are known for being leftist and anti-fascist. Cottbus fans yelled out "Jews" and "Gypsies"...

German “artwork” juxtaposes Star of David with Swastika

An exhibit in the German city of Cologne compares the Star of David and the Swastika. The image shifts to display a Star of David...

Munich: Jewish restaurantier faces persistent harassment from BDS

Due to the rise of antisemitism in Munich, Florian Gleibs, the Jewish owner of the Schmock Israeli restaurant, is closing his restaurant in the...

“I don’t serve Jews”: two antisemitic incidents in Berlin

Reports have emerged of two antisemitic incidents against Israeli tourists in Berlin. 1. Two security guards for the S-Bahn were checking an Israeli tourist on...

Berlin Holocaust memorials defaced with references to Jesus

RIAS have reported that a Holocaust memorial in Berlin-mitte has been defaced with graffiti referencing Jesus. The words "Jesus, love, truth" were painted onto the...

Man pushed onto train tracks in antisemitic attack in Nuremberg

A 49-year-old man is currently on trial after he allegedly pushed another man and shouted antisemitic abuse on the Nuremberg subway. The man shouted that...

More Antisemitic graffiti littered around Germany

Recherche- und Informationsstelle Antisemitismus - RIAS, the Berlin-based organisation that has been instrumental in documenting growing antisemitism in Germany, has uncovered several incidents of...

Synagogue daubed, “Heil Hitler” yelled

A synagogue in the German city of Erfurt was besmeared on early Saturday According to a German news portal the small synagogue in the old...

Neo-Nazi joins BDS protest in Berlin

Marc Kluge, a Neo-Nazi in Germany, was spotted at a BDS protest. Kluge held a banner saying "I boycott Israel, not the Jews. Racism kills". He...

Man calls Berlin subway “special train to Auschwitz”

Recherche- und Informationsstelle Antisemitismus - RIAS in Berlin has produced a report of an incident from earlier in the year on the Berlin subway. Apparently on...

Antisemitic abuse on Passau University campus, Germany

RIAS Nationwide Incident report: from Passau, Lower Bavaria, (south eastern Germany), 8th June 2016. Two students were subject to antisemitic verbal abuse on Passau University...

Antisemitic Holocaust placard on Berlin street.

RIAS Incident report: Berlin-Friedrichshain, 23rd July 2016. A Holocaust revisionist placard was mounted on a busy street corner in Friedrichshain, Berlin. On 23rd July, a placard...

Holocaust deportation memorial vandalized in Berlin

  Written by Isca Stieglitz The Ellen Epstein Street commemorative sign, which marks Moabit Station, from where Berlin’s Jews were deported to their extermination, was vandalised again. The...

Whistleblower: German University teaching antisemitic content

Dr. Rebecca Seidler was asked to teach on a course at HAWK University in Germany on the "situation of young people in Palestine". However,...

German children attending “Nazi youth camps” in Sweden

The Express has revealed footage purporting to show German children attending a summer camp run by far-right groups in Sweden. The footage shows children in...

Woman abused on Berlin train for wearing Hebrew necklace

On July 19th a woman was subjected to antisemitic taunts on a Berlin train for wearing a Hebrew necklace of her name. According to Recherche- und...

Young Man Wearing Kippah Suffers Antisemitic Insults and Assault in Berlin

On Tuesday 21st June a young man wearing a Kippah was attending the “Fête de la Musique” festival in Berlin when he was attacked....

German YouTuber sentenced for hate speech

Controversial, German YouTube star ‘Julien’ has been found guilty of hate speech by Tecklenburg County Court in Germany, for a video he launched last year on his...

Holocaust denial in Berlin

In Berlin a sign documenting the places from where jews were deported has been repeatedly vandalized with antisemitic and holocaust-denying slurs. The Berlin based initiative...

Elderly German man spits at Spanish tourists, wishes more Jews died

A group of Spanish tourists was harassed by an elderly man at a bus station after a trip to Berlin’s Platform 17 Holocaust memorial. The man...

Germany bans neo-Nazi “White Wolves Terror Crew”

Germany has banned neo-Nazi group “White Wolves Terror Crew”. There has been a rise in right-wing sentiment in Germany following the arrival of over a...

Mayor of German city criticises awarding tolerance prize to antisemitic group

Brigitte Merk-Erbe, mayor of the German city of Bayreuth, has taken a stand against antisemitism. The Bayreuth city’s tolerance prize was to be awarded...

Antisemitic banner attached to residence in Germany for several months

An antisemitism watchdog in Kassel, Germany, has reported that a banner reading, “Israel are racists like the SS” was attached to the facade of...

Berlin memorial to child refugees of Holocaust targeted again by far-right

The Refugee Children Movement memorial in the Friedrichstraße area of Berlin, Germany, continues to be targeted by the right-wing, anti-refugee group “Bürgerbewegung Pro Deutschland” (Civic...

Mezuzah torn from Jewish couple’s home in Berlin, Germany

RIAS have reported that a mezuzah (a parchment of Jewish scripture fixed within a casing to door frames in Jewish homes) was torn off the entrance...

Growing German far-right increasingly blaming immigration on Jews

Two days ago, The Jewish Press published an interview with an anonymous German peace activist, who warned that the growing far-right in Germany was increasingly “starting...

Large-scale, antisemitic graffiti attack on cemetery in Germany still on display, three weeks later

Over forty graves at cemetery in Constance, Germany have been vandalised with graffiti. The desecration — which includes slogans sprayed onto gravestones such as “Jews to the...

Adolf Hitler’s Mein Kampf selling out across Germany

Adolf Hitler’s Mein Kampf is proving so popular in Germany since its re-release, demand is outstripping supply and it is virtually impossible to find a copy. Mein...

Continued campaign of antisemitic propaganda in Berlin, targeted at Jews and Israelis in their...

RIAS have reported a sinister development in the campaign of antisemitic propaganda being distributed in Berlin’s Charlottenburg district since October of last year. New reports...

Manager fails to tackle Holocaust-relativising antisemitism in Berlin, Germany

RIAS have reported an antisemitic incident that occurred at a workplace in Berlin-Mitte, Germany at the end of last year. The victim was subjected to repeated...

Jewish retirement home defaced with Nazi grafitti in Germany

A Jewish retirement home in the Bornheim neighbourhood of Frankfurt, Germany, was vandalised on Thursday night. The outside walls were daubed with swastikas and...

German far-right candidate promotes slew of antisemitic conspiracy myths

A board member of the German, right-wing, populist party AfD (Alternative for Germany) has been exposed as sharing antisemitic propaganda for several years over Facebook.  Peter...

Synagogues “not part of Germany” a popular response in German video surveying members of...

German television network Norddeutscher Rundfunk, a Hamburg-based public radio and television broadcaster. has released a video in which German members of the public were asked to...

Carefully laminated leaflets found in Frankfurt decrying ‘Jewish bankers’

Leaflets have been found in Frankfurt decrying supposed Jewish financial dominance, a classic antisemitic trope which alleges that Jews exercise malevolent power over the...

“Jews are infidels and must be killed in a humane manner” not hate speech,...

German politician Ismail Tipi shared a screenshot on Wednesday, showing Facebook’s woefully inadequate response to his flagging of another user’s antisemitic, genocidal hate speech. Tipi...

Highly aggressive gang reported on Berlin underground, making threats against “all Israelis”

RIAS have reported a gang traveling the Berlin underground on the evening of 15th January, making loud, aggressive, murderous declarations about “all Israelis”. The person reporting...

35 Holocaust memorials vandalised overnight in Berlin, Germany

RIAS have reported that 35 “Stolperstein” Holocaust memorials were vandalised in the Friedenau district of Berlin, Germany on Tuesday night. Stolpersteine (“stumbling blocks”) are small,...

Antisemitic banner at anti-immigration demonstration in Germany

Protesters reportedly displayed antisemitic signs at an anti-immigration demonstration by the right-wing populist party, AfD (Alternative for Germany) in Erfurt, Germany, two weeks ago. A banner at...

Jewish woman harassed by German man on OkCupid to declare position on Israel

RIAS have reported that a Berlin-based, Jewish woman was harassed on the dating site OkCupid to declare her “political position” on Israel when arranging a...

Germany shuts down far-right website promoting antisemitism, Nazism and Holocaust denial

Germany has banned a far-right website, Altermedia Deutschland, reported to promote material of a “racist, xenophobic, homophobic, antisemitic and anti-Islamic” nature. Raids were carried out...

Jewish cemetery in Germany vandalised on Holocaust Memorial Day

A Jewish cemetery in Kröpelin, Germany, was vandalised on Holocaust Memorial Day. Six gravestones were torn out. Police are appealing for witnesses. Similar acts of vandalism were perpetrated...

German national radio claims Hamas “cannot be antisemitic”

Deutschlandfunk, part of Deutschlandradio, Germany's national, public broadcasting institution, published an article yesterday stating that Hamas (which has a decisive majority in the Palestinian Authority legislature)...

German newspaper posts video showing reaction to Jewish visitor to migrant centre in Berlin,...

A video showing a Jewish man’s experience in a migrant center in Berlin was released yesterday by German newspaper Die Welt. The man, who has experienced...

Anti-refugee flyers placed inside Berlin memorial to child refugees of WW2

RIAS report that a collection of publicity fliers for the right-wing, anti-refugee group “Bürgerbewegung Pro Deutschland” (Civic Initiative for Germany) were placed within the Refugee...

“Jews out!” graffiti campaign continues in Berlin

Berlin’s Alt-Mariendorf district continues to see a campaign of antisemitic graffiti, RIAS reports. Following last year’s spate of antisemitic vandalism, the Jew-hating slogans have continued to appear...

Teachers indifferent to use of “Jew” as an insult in German schools, especially amongst...

German news platform Hessenschau has reported that “Jew” has become a common insult amongst pupils in schools across German. One teacher and educational scientist, Türkan Kanbicak, notes that...

Antisemitic campaign posters at Berlin university declare “Capitalist pigs are not kosher”

RIAS have reported antisemitic posters used in a campaign in student elections at the Freie Universität, one of Berlin’s major universities. The left wing group...

Man brazenly declares “Jews should be gassed!” in upmarket German bar

A journalist has reported that she was enjoying a drink in an upmarket bar in Hamburg’s Nobelviertel district on Saturday night, when a smartly-dressed...

Molotov cocktail attack on synagogue in Germany “not antisemitic”, court retrial maintains

Two of the three people who firebombed a synagogue in Wuppertal, Germany in 2014 have been retried. Two men and one youth attacked the synagogue...

Second case of antisemitic abuse within two days in Berlin, Germany

RIAS have reported that a Jewish man wearing a kippah (Jewish skullcap) was verbally abused as he walked down the street in Berlin’s Neukölln...

“Jew, get over here!” shouted at Jewish man as he leaves Holocaust exhibition in...

RIAS have reported that a Jewish man was subjected to antisemitic harassment in Berlin’s Schöneberg district last Sunday. The man, who was wearing a kippah (Jewish skullcap),...

Jewish cemetery in Germany vandalised for the third time in as many months

A Jewish cemetery in Hanover, Germany, has been vandalised for the third time in as many months. The Hannoversche Allgemeine reported yesterday that vandals have ripped...

Apartment block in Berlin targeted with antisemitic grafitti

The entrance to an apartment block in the Friedrichshain district of Berlin, Germany, has been repeatedly targeted with antisemitic stickers and graffiti . A sticker...

Jewish man attacked and robbed by Syrian and Afghan men shouting “Jew” in German...

A 49-year-old Jewish man was attacked and robbed by migrants at a train station in Puttgarden, Germany on Sunday, according to reports. Two men, a 19-year-old...

Property in Munich, Germany vandalised with Star of David graffiti

A block of apartments in Munich, Germany has been vandalised with spray-painted Stars of David. Three entrances and two external walls were daubed. It has been...

Berlin neo-Nazi group posts antisemitic New Year message

RIAS have reported that a small, Berlin-based, neo-Nazi group has been active on Facebook recently, under the name “Berlin Autonomous Nationalists” (Autonome Nationalisten Berlin). On...

Spate of antisemitic propaganda appears in Berlin, warning against “Jewish terror” from Great Britain

RIAS have reported an ongoing spate of antisemitic, conspiracy material being distributed in Berlin’s Charlottenburg district. Flyers have been appearing in bus stops, office buildings and fixed...

Jewish man hears spectators at imam’s trial threatening to kill him but court guards...

Last month it was reported that a Jewish man, who was attending the public hearing against Imam Abdallah I in Berlin, Germany, was called a “Jewish...

Man in Germany physically assaulted, spat at and called “miserable Jew” by gang

It has been reported that a man in Kassel, Germany was attacked in October after a group of three people spotted a rainbow Star...

Man physically and verbally assaulted on Berlin underground for wearing a ‘Gay Israel’ badge

RIAS has reported that a man was assaulted on the Berlin underground system after he was spotted wearing a ‘Gay Israel’ badge. The man was travelling with...

Jewish man attacked by bar staff in Germany, held in headlock and has kippah...

The Amadeu Antonio Foundation has reported that a Jewish man was attacked in a ‘left-wing and alternative’ bar in Bonn, Germany. As the man was ordering,...

Notorious, Holocaust-undermining academic receiving rapturous support in Germany

It is reported that Columbia University Iranian studies scholar Hamid Dabashi, known for spreading anti-Israeli propaganda and relativising the Holocaust, is experiencing a surge...

Antisemite who called Jews “demons personified” allowed to give lecture in Germany

It has been reported that martial arts expert Egor Gamajun gave a speech at the Bewusst in die Zukunft (Mindfully Going Forth) conference that took place...

Respected German political blog promotes “There’s No Business Like Shoah Business” article by 9/11...

One of Germany's most respected political blogs, NachDenkSeiten, has been drawing negative attention for promotioning controversial conspiracy theorists, widely criticised as antisemtic. The blog, which receives around 100,000...

Local politician suspected of displaying Holocaust-glorifying tattoo at German pool

It transpires that a man, reported last month for displaying a Holocaust-glorifying tattoo at a German swimming pool, is said to be a far-right politician...

Muslim woman called “Jewish whore“, receives death threats after calling out antisemitism on Facebook

RIAS reports that a Berlin-based, Muslim woman received death threats via Facebook earlier this month after criticising an antisemitic remark that appeared in the...

German court fines but does not imprison imam who preached “destroy the Zionist Jews…don’t...

Danish imam Sheikh Abu Bilal Ismail has been found guilty of incitement to hatred, after calling for the murder of Jews at a mosque in...

Fired editor who was told to stop covering “Jewish issues” is accused of “playing...

Daniel Killy, former Executive Managing Editor of Bremen's Weser-Kurier, who became the victim of threats and abuse for writing about Jewish issues and Israel and was fired shortly after, has...

Israeli entry in “Path of World Visionaries” installation vandalised in Berlin on anniversary of...

RIAS has reported another incident of vandalism in Berlin on the anniversary of Kristallnacht. Kreuzberg’s Mehringplatz is home to the „Pfad der Visionäre” (“Path of World...

Memorial to Holocaust victim stolen in Berlin on anniversary of Kristallnacht

RIAS have reported the theft of a Stolperstein Jewish monument in the Charlottenburg-Wilmersdorf district of Berlin, Germany. Stolpersteine ("stumbling blocks") are small, cobblestone-sized, brass memorials created...

Four Berlin men abuse and throw food at “Filthy Jews”

RIAS have reported that on the morning of Saturday 28th November, four drunk men entered an underground train at Berlin’s Senefelder Platz station. Once...

Pegida discussion on Facebook claims Angela Merkel is Jewish and trying to “ruin” Germany

The North Rhine-Westphalia (NRW) branch of the German movement Pegida (Patrioten gegen die Islamisierung des Abendlandes/Patriotic Europeans Against the Islamisation of the Occident) recently conducted...

Turkish-Islamic Union in Germany posts slew of antisemitic statements

The Turkish-Islamic Union for Religious Affairs in Germany (DITIB), a satellite religious organisation for Turkey’s religious affairs department, has removed a series of Jew-hating...

Man displays Holocaust-glorifying tattoo at German pool, staff and management react with indifference

Reports have emerged of an ongoing incident regarding a man who openly displayed a Holocaust-glorifying tattoo at the TURM ErlebnisCity swimming pool in Oranienburg, Germany...

Berlin Jewish LGBT community’s Facebook page hacked with anti-Israel messages

Berlin Meschugge, a regular party night for Berlin's Jewish LGBT community, had its Facebook page hacked with anti-Israel messages this morning. The page’s cover image was replaced with...

Spate of antisemitic graffiti in Berlin’s Alt-Miariendorf neighbourhood

The Berlin district of Alt-Mariendorf is seeing repeated incidents of antisemitic graffiti, reports RIAS. Anti-Jewish slogans have been appearing in the area around Alt-Mariendorf’s underground station since 24...

Second kindergarten in Berlin reported to have antisemitic staff

RIAS, an antisemitism watchdog based in Germany, has received a report that several members of staff at a children’s daycare centre in Tempelhof-Schöneberg, Berlin regularly make...

“F*** the Jews” and “Jews out” scrawled on anti-fascist posters at Berlin’s Humboldt University

A student at Humboldt University in Berlin, Germany has reported antisemitic graffiti on university property. Posters promoting left-wing and anti-fascist causes have been daubed with slogans...

Man in Germany finds his mail covered in antisemitic scrawl

It has been reported that a man living in Germany, who receives mail from organisations such as the German-Israeli Society, returned home to find his...

Berlin Football Association suspends players for antisemitic violence and death threats

The Berlin Football Association’s judicial review has found two FC Neukölln players guilty of antisemitic conduct against the Jewish team TuS Makkabi and has...

Synagogue windows smashed by vandals on second attempt in Cottbus, Germany

Police report that two women, aged 21 and 36, vandalised the only synagogue in the German state of Brandenburg. According to the police report, the...

Woman receives antisemitic abuse for looking at child refugee memorial in Berlin

RIAS, an antisemitism watchdog based in Germany, has released details of an antisemitic verbal attack that was directed at a person looking at a memorial...

“Unfortunately, Hitler didn’t finish off all the Jews” says Berlin kindergarten teacher

A disturbing account of comments by a kindergarten teacher has emerged from Berlin. According to Recherche- und Informationsstelle Antisemitismus (RIAS), in a morning group that took place on...

Holocaust survivor reports physical and verbal harassment from gang in Berlin

Recherche- und Informationsstelle Antisemitismus (RIAS), a watchdog organisation based in Germany that tracks instances of antisemitism, released details on Thursday regarding information it received...

Report of antisemitic abuse during hearing of Imam Abdallah I. in Berlin

A public hearing into the case against Imam Abdallah I. took place in Berlin’s district courts in Tiergarten on 12 November 2015. Imam Abdallah I. was found...

Football supporters chant notorious Auschwitz song in Dortmund

On Friday night, a group of six football supporters, aged 18-24, sang the infamous, antisemitic "U-Bahn Lied" in front of Dortmund's main train station in...

German newspaper editor who was told to stop covering “Jewish issues” is fired

Daniel Killy, former Executive Managing Editor of the Weser-Kurier, the only independent daily in the major German port city of Bremen, became the victim of threats and...

Austrian B&B owner fined €50 for refusing to accommodate Jewish guests

An Austrian bed and breakfast owner in Innsbruck has been fined €50 for refusing to accommodate Jewish guests. When a Jewish guest tried to...

Swastika drawn on Jewish community centre in Germany

Local police are investigating after a swastika and what appeared to be a vehicle registration number were drawn on the wall of a Jewish...

Sickening slew of antisemitic incidents at Berlin Kristallnacht commemorations

Disturbing accounts are emerging of the Kristallnacht commemoration ceremonies on 9th November in Berlin. Kristallnacht was a pogrom across Germany and Austria during which Jews were murdered and...

Monument to German synagogue defaced on anniversary of synagogue’s destruction

The monument to the synagogue in Eisenach, Germany, has been desecrated with a swastika and antisemitic graffiti. It appears that the act was committed on...

Jewish cemetery in Germany vandalised with swastikas, prayer room windows smashed

A Jewish cemetery in Hanover, Germany, has been vandalised with painted swastikas, and the windows of the small prayer room at the site have...

Fifteen headstones smashed, daubed with paint at German Jewish cemetery

Fifteen headstones have been toppled at a Jewish cemetery in Köthen, Germany, and the cemetery’s walls have been daubed with yellow paint. The vandalism...

Jewish man insulted, spat at, whilst exiting the Berlin underground

A 28-year-old Jewish man has reportedly been subjected to antisemitic abuse and spat at whilst leaving Schönleinstraße underground station in Berlin. Source: Berlin Hayom

Non-Jewish Berliner punched in the face for answering “yes” when asked if he was...

A non-Jewish man has been punched in the face at the Hallesches Tor stop on the Berlin underground after answering “yes” to a stranger...

Swastika scrawled on plaque commemorating German synagogue

A swastika has been scrawled on the memorial plaque commemorating the spot where a synagogue once stood. The swastika clearly visible despite an attempt...

Football match with Berlin Jewish team stopped after opponents threaten stabbings

A local league game between TuS Makkabi III and 1. FC Neukölln had to be stopped after several players threatened and attacked Maccabi players and the referee, Werner...

According to scrawl, refugees welcome at Potsdam University, “all except Jews”

A “Refugees welcome” sticker at Potsdam University has been defaced with a scrawl saying “alle außen juden”, meaning “all except Jews”. Photo: Documenting Antisemitism

Memorial stones commemorating Jewish victims of the Nazis gouged out in Dresden

Memorial stones set into the pavement in Dresden, Germany, have been gouged out. The stones commemorated Jewish victims of the Nazis. Photo: Dresden Fernsehen

Football fans shout antisemitic abuse at rival club in Germany

Fans of FSV Union Fürstenwalde reportedly started shouting “Jew Berlin” at a rival club which they had just beaten in a match. One account of the...

Man grabs girl’s hair, shouts ”You Jew!” at German youth centre’s Oktoberfest celebration

A man has assaulted a girl at a youth centre’s Oktoberfest celebration in Adelsberg. As a group of five or six children standing by the...

“The gas chambers for Jews should be reopened” says hate mail to Viennese Jews

An antisemitic letter was sent to the Institute for Jewish Adult Education in Vienna calling for the reopening of the gas chambers. Many of the...

Swastikas scrawled on Munich’s Haus der Kunst during opening of exhibition critical of Nazi...

Munich’s famous Haus der Kunst has been defaced with swastikas and other antisemitic graffiti. The graffiti was included four swastikas scrawled at the entrance as...

Man urinates against Holocaust memorial in broad daylight in Berlin

RIAS have received a report that a man was seen urinating against a Holocaust memorial in Berlin, Germany, over the summer. The man, said to...

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