Victor Baruch, one of the 50,000 Bulgarian Jews who were saved from the Nazis, and the only Bulgarian to cover the Eichmann trial in Jerusalem, celebrates his 100th birthday today. Imanuel Marcus met him in Sofia, when he was 97.
All over Germany, thousands justified the terror against Israel at protests this past weekend, in a disgusting display of hatred. The main weapon terrorists and their supporters in Europe are using is not the surface-to-surface missile, but the lie.
In Berlin, the non-governmental organization RIAS released its annual antisemitism report for Berlin today. The number of incidents rose in 2020. Jews and other individuals were attacked, threatened and offended. Jewish and Israeli institutions got their share of hatred too.