The Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency’s Support for NGO Campaigns against Israel. Essay by Gerald Steinberg.

From Behind the Humanitarian Mask: The Nordic Countries, Israel and the Jews, 2008. The Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (SIDA) is the Swedish Foreign Ministry’s primary agency for global development and cooperation.1 It administered approximately SEK 14 billion ($1.8 billion) in … [Read More]

Jewish-Vatican Relations: The Possible Beatification of Pius XII and other Unresolved Issues. Manfred Gerstenfeld interviews Aharon Lopez.

The attitude of the Catholic Church toward the Jews has radically changed in recent decades, followed by a transformation in its position vis-à-vis Israel. Aharon Lopez, Israel’s former ambassador to the Vatican, illustrates this turnaround by citing two events. “In … [Read More]