The center was established in collaboration with The Community Stress Prevention Center (CSPC).
“We (the Jewish Agency) are in dialogue with the Russian Justice Ministry and I estimate that the Jewish Agency will continue to operate in Russia."
No further meetings were scheduled and no decisions were made following a dead end in talks between Israeli and Russian officials in Moscow.
Moscow’s Basmanny Court began considering a lawsuit on Thursday filed by the Russian Justice Ministry on the liquidation of the Jewish Agency office in Russia.
What have we learned from the success of the battle with the Kremlin over Jewish emigration a half century ago that can be applied to the current confrontation?
The question of whether and to what extent Israel should take into consideration the interests of Jews who are not its citizens arises in many contexts: military, political, economic, and others.
DIASPORA AFFAIRS: Rabbi Boruch Gorin says the Agency was not targeted because it’s Jewish or Israeli, but because it's a body with overseas influences.
Members of the Israeli delegation sent for talks in Moscow will meet with officials from Russia’s Justice Ministry on Thursday.
We don’t want to see the controversy in Russia exploited for politics in Israel, and we don’t want to harm relations with Moscow.
A court hearing was scheduled for the Jewish Agency in August; members of the legal Israeli delegation will meet with officials from Russia’s Justice ministry.