Holland seeks funding to protect Jews

Ruling party in Netherlands voiced support for additional €200,000 for securing synagogues, Jewish schools in Amsterdam

VIDEO – The ruling party in the Netherlands has voiced its support for increasing funding for the protection of Jewish institutions such as synagogues and schools in Amsterdam.


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The party released a statement calling for an additional €200,000 (about $270,000)

of annual funding for security services.


Amsterdam’s Jewish community is reported to spend about $1 million a year on security.


Calls for increased funds for protection come following a report by the Center for Information and Documentation on Israel, which detailed 113 anti-Semitic incidents in the country.



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