Kantor Center for the Study of Contemporary European Jewry

General Analysis 2011

The year 2011 was marked by a worldwide continuation and even escalation of some serious antisemitic manifestations, and in particular, acts of harassment (including verbal threats, insults and abusive language and behavior), incitement and the dissemination of antisemitic messages, occasionally as part of extreme anti-Zionist and anti-Israel incitement. The level of major violent incidents (with or without the use of weapons, vandalism and direct threats) decreased, although not uniformly, most notably in some countries with relatively large Jewish communities, such as the UK, France and Canada. In other countries (Australia, Belgium, and Ukraine, for example) it remained almost the same, or even increased, such as in Belarus and Lithuania...


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