Berlin's Jewish community on Sunday celebrated the start of Hannukah, the Festival of Lights.
More than 130,000 descendants of Sephardic Jews from all over the world have applied for the Spanish nationality.
Second and third-generation relatives with British nationality have expressed interest in applying for citizenship of the EU country as Brexit looms.
Poland's foreign ministry condemned an attack on Israeli students at a Warsaw nightclub on Saturday.
In a letter sent to the Unicode Consortium — a non-profit that approves new emojis — the Conference of European Rabbis said a fight against anti-semitism "starts with the small things", namely a new emoji that could represent the Jewish faith.
A town in Poland has been criticised after locals beat and burned a Judas effigy that was made to look like a stereotypical Orthodox Jew.
The stone used to lie in a synagogue at the same location which the Nazis burnt down in 1940.
At a service to commemorate Lithuania's devastated Jewish community under the Nazis the Pope has spoken of the dangers of a rebirth of anti-Semitism