Tue, 04 Sep 2018
WJC Robert Singer tells World Summit on Counter-Terrorism: “Civil society and government authorities must work together to defeat this modern evil”
“The WJC does not seek to duplicate or replace the role of law enforcement authorities. We do, however, strive to raise awareness of particular threats facing Jewish communities, to enhance and support the efforts of governments and local authorities to provide security, and to facilitate cooperation between them and the communities."
Mon, 27 Aug 2018
“Throughout his career, John McCain worked tirelessly on behalf of the American people, sticking by his principles for a better country and a better world. He was also a reliable friend of the State of Israel and a great supporter of the Jewish people," says WJC President Ronald S. Lauder.
Fri, 24 Aug 2018
“We sincerely hope that the US’ decision to withdraw will lead to soul-searching among the members of the council and bring about this change within, including the removal of Agenda Item 7 and a calculated understanding that Israel must be treated as any other country,” says WJC President Ronald S. Lauder
Fri, 24 Aug 2018
WJC welcomes FIFA decision to suspend Palestine Football Association chairman: “Incitement has no place in our society, on or off the football field”
The World Jewish Congress has welcomed the decision of the Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) to suspend Palestinian Football Association (PFA) Chairman Jibril Rajoub for inciting against the Argentine national team and player Lionel Messi ahead of a scheduled friendly match between Israel and Argentina in June.