Daily Sabah- The Great Edirne Synagogue, or Kal Kadoş ha Gadol, was reopened Thursday, March 26, 2015 with a ceremony attended by members of Turkey's Jewish community and Deputy Prime Minister Bülent Arınç.
Leading Emirati and Saudi media figures denounce anti-Semitism and Islamophobia in UNESCOLeading figures from the world of politics and media in the United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia joined political and religious figures in Paris Wednesday night in a debate organized by UNESCO and the Aladdin Project to discuss the future of “living together” in the face of the challenge posed by the rise of violent extremism in the name of Islam.
Living together in the face of violent extremism: Perspectives from Europe and the Arab WorldOn 25 February 2015, the Aladdin Project and UNESCO co-organized a conference on the theme: “The Future of living together in the face of violent extremism: Perspectives from Europe and the Arab World”, at UNESCO Headquarters in Paris.
ADL Honors The Aladdin Project for Promoting Greater Understanding Between Jews and MuslimsThe Aladdin Project was honored on November 6, 2014 with the Anti-Defamation League’s (ADL).
Bariza Khiari, Anne-Marie Revcolevschi and Jacques Andréani : « We will not let it go ! »In a joint declaration pronounced by Vice-President of French Senate Bariza Khiari at the meeting organized by the Aladdin Project on 12 June, 2014, she, the President of the Aladdin Project and the Ambassador of France proposed the leading figures of society who were present at the meeting a road map to counter the resurgence of racist and anti-Semitic crimes.
First Seminar for Turkish Academics Concludes at Yad VashemA special seminar for some 15 Turkish academics, co-organized by the Aladdin Project and Yad Vashem, came to a successful conclusion in Jerusalem.
French President of Assembly praises the « original, commendable and courageous » initiatives of the Aladdin ProjectOn the occasion of the great Euro-Mediterranean meeting for intercultural dialogue organized by the Aladdin Project at the French National Assembly on June 12, 2014, the President of the National Assembly emphasized the importance of multiplying initiatives such as those implemented by the Aladdin Project since 2009, in a context where racism and anti-Semitism keep thriving.
Gerhard Schröder praises the last initiatives of the Aladdin ProjectThe former German Chancellor Gerhard Schröder made a speech at the Euro-Mediterranean reception at the National Assembly on June 12, 2014, where he affirmed the importance of the recent initiatives of the Aladdin Project, at the moment when political tensions, at the international level as well as inside the nations, put in danger the pacific coexistence of people, cultures and citizens.
I24 NEWS-A Holocaust memorial museum for children will be launched next month at the Warsaw Zoo, where Jews were hidden and saved from the Nazis.
The New York Times-Buddy Elias, the closest living relative of Anne Frank and an ardent guardian of her legacy, died on Monday at his home in Basel, Switzerland — a house whose attic yielded a cache of long-forgotten letters from Anne and her family that formed the basis of a recent book. He was 89.
HurriyetDailynews-Turkey has issued a commemoration message the first time ever for the Struma tragedy, in which 764 Jews died in the Black Sea while trying to escaping the Holocaust.