About: Moshe Kantor

Med & South 30-10-2014

Sweden recognises Palestinian state

The Swedish government officially recognised the state of Palestine on Thursday (30 October), the first Western European country to do so, reflecting growing international exasperation over the moribund Israeli-Palestinian peace process. Swedish Foreign Minister Margot Wallström told reporters her government hoped it would bring a new dynamic to the situation.

Passivity against racism opens the door to extremist political parties

European politicians as a moral mass must adopt stricter legislation proscribing groups that promote hate, discrimination and racism from European political institutions, writes Moshe Kantor.
Global Europe 03-02-2012

Fifty years after Eichmann: Evil still exists on this planet

Fifty years after the trial of Adolf Eichmann, we need to remember that, as unimaginable as were the horrors of the Holocaust, they occurred on this Earth and we must not hesitate to recognise new evils in today's world, says Moshe Kantor, president of the European Jewish Congress.