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map of Switzerland Switzerland

Total country population 8,600,000
Core Jewish population 18,400
Jews per total 1,000 in population 2.14
Population with a Jewish parent 22,000
Enlarged Jewish population 25,000
Law of Return Jewish population 28,000


Press articles about Switzerland

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Switzerland adopts IHRA definition of antisemitism Publication:Jewish Telegraphic Agency
Date:4 June 2021
Swiss Jews support a national Holocaust memorial in Switzerland Publication:European Jewish Congress
Date:12 March 2021
Swiss Jews join Muslims in protesting referendum banning face-covering veils Publication:Jewish Telegraphic Agency
Date:9 March 2021
New report on Antisemitism in 2020 in German-speaking Switzerland Publication:European Jewish Congress
Date:23 February 2021
Swiss synagogue desecrated in third antisemitic incident this month Publication:World Jewish Congress
Date:18 February 2021
Synagogue in Biel vandalised with antisemitic symbols Publication:European Jewish Congress
Date:18 February 2021
Pig meat left outside 2 Swiss synagogues Publication:Jewish Telegraphic Agency
Date:10 February 2021
Gabor Hirsch, prominent Swiss activist for Holocaust education, dies at 90 Publication:Jewish Telegraphic Agency
Date:30 August 2020
The Jews of Switzerland Publication:The Jerusalem Post
Date:29 July 2020
In the Swiss Alps, locals and haredi Orthodox tourists find ways to get along Publication:Jewish Telegraphic Agency
Date:1 July 2019
Anti-Semitic graffiti near Zurich synagogue Publication:Arutz Sheva
Date:3 May 2019