Ansip at meetings at the European Commission: we support a strong European Union23 Tamuz 5771 25/07/2011 Brussels, 18 May 2011 ' On a working visit to Brussels today, Prime Minister Andrus Ansip met the President of the European Commission, Josֳ© Manuel Barroso, and the EU Energy Commissioner, Gֳ¼nther Oettinger. The energy sector was a primary topic for discussion at both meetings.
Ashton Criticised as European Ministers Pay Tribute to Massacre in Toulouse1 Nisan 5772 24/03/2012 Delegates from the European Union attended a memorial service on Tuesday morning at the offices of the Rabbinical Centre of Europe in Brussels. The specially convened gathering paid tribute to the lives of the three children and a Rabbi who were gunned down in Toulouse the day before.
Berlin: An Evening of Appreciation for the European Rabbis, with the Participation of EU Ambassadors24 Adar Alef 5776 04/03/2016
A Tuesday-evening affair was dedicated to honoring the Rabbanim of European communities, with the participation of the ambassadors of various countries. Each ambassador was seated together with the rabbi who serves the country he represents.
Chief Rabbi David Lau: I Was Amazed to Find Minyanim in Estonia4 Sivan 5777 29/05/2017
Chief Rabbi David Lau, along with a group of VIPs from Israel, came last week to celebrate the tenth anniversary of the founding of Jewish activities in Estonia. The group was led by philanthropist Alexander Bronstein, who funded the building of the community center ten years ago. Rabbi Lau commented, “I was amazed to find functioning minyanim here.”
Chief Rabbi Lau Visits Jewish Communities in Hungary12 Tamuz 5777 06/07/2017
In the course of his visit, Chief Rabbi Lau met with Prime Minister Viktor Orbán and thanked him for his warm relationship with Hungarian Jewry and asked that four synagogues be returned to the stewardship of the local Jews. He praised Rabbi Baruch Oberlander and Rabbi Shlomo Kovesh for their leadership and civic activities. While he was there, a new slaughterhouse for geese, under the auspices of Israel’s Chief Rabbinate, was inaugurated. The meat will be marketed all over the globe.
Conference of European Dayanim in Brussels29 Iear 5776 06/06/2016
A joint information network will be established to assist in the struggle against those who refuse to grant gittin.