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THE Zionist Federation of Australia (ZFA) has called on soccer’s international governing body FIFA to show the red card to Palestinian attempts to get Israel and Israeli teams banned from international competitions.
FEARS that Israel’s new government will hinder rather than help the already faltering peace process, as well as deepen Jerusalem’s rift with the US and other Western countries have been echoed in Australia.
JEWISH communal leaders in Australia this week voiced their support for international recognition of the Armenian genocide, a century after the persecution of Armenians within the Ottoman Empire led to the deaths of well over a million people.
LOCAL communal leaders have joined the chorus of concern from Israel over the deal to curb Iran’s nuclear program.
COMMUNAL leaders have welcomed Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s success at last week’s election.
VICTORIA’S Education Minister and his Liberal shadow have both condemned the comments of a Melbourne Muslim college principal who has claimed Islamic State (IS) is an Israeli-American conspiracy.
THE first-ever Limmud FSU (former Soviet Union) festival in Australia was held last weekend, with around 200 people descending on Lorne, Victoria for two days of Russian-Jewish culture, identity, learning and family fun.
ISRAELIS head to the polls next Tuesday in what is tipped to be one of the country’s tightest elections in years.
LIMMUD FSU (former Soviet Union) – one of the biggest Russian-speaking Jewish events in the world – is coming to Melbourne next month.