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Rosh Hashanah Greetings from Turkish Government Officials
Rosh Hashanah Greetings from Turkish Government Officials
For the Rosh Hashanah holiday celebrated this year between dates September 18-20, President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Mayor of Beyoğlu Haydar Ali Yıldız, Mayor of Şişli Muammer Keskin, Mayor of Beşiktaş Rıza Akpolat, Mayor of Sarıyer Şükrü Genç, and Mayor of Princess Islands (Adalar) Erdem Gül sent messages for congratulation.
"With the Spirit of Togetherness, We Shall Overcome the Multiple Challenges Which Lie Ahead"
"With the Spirit of Togetherness, We Shall Overcome the Multiple Challenges Which Lie Ahead"
Israeli Consulate General of Istanbul, Consulate Representative Ehud Moshe Eitam conveyed his Rosh Hashanah message for the members of the Turkish Jewish Community, via Şalom.
The Italian Synagogue in Istanbul Open for Worship
The Italian Synagogue in Istanbul Open for Worship
The historical Italian Synagogue (Kal De Los Francos) has been opened for worship on Saturday, September 5th, after 6 months.
UÖML Graduates of 2020 Off to College
UÖML Graduates of 2020 Off to College
This year students of the Ulus Jewish High School (UÖML) prepared their domestic and overseas college applications along with their in-school counselors, once again.
September 6-7 Tragedy in Turkey
September 6-7 Tragedy in Turkey
Days of September 6-7 were the days of tragedy in Turkey. After these days of disgrace, many Turkish Orthodox Greeks left their countries they had been living in for centuries.
Silvyo Ovadya and Karen Şarhon were Guests of ´Enkontros de Alhad´
Silvyo Ovadya and Karen Şarhon were Guests of ´Enkontros de Alhad´
Online meetings during the Corona times, made the distances disappear. This way people who are striving to keep the Ladino (Judeo Espagnol) language a...
Israeli Charge D´affaires to Turkey: "First Relations Should Become Normal"
Israeli Charge D´affaires to Turkey: "First Relations Should Become Normal"
Israeli Charge D´affaires in Ankara Roey Gilad answered the journalists´ questions concerning relations among the two countries. Gilad remarked that for Israel and Turkey to cooperate on the energy issue, their relationship has to improve first.
Neve Shalom Victims Commemorated on the 34th Year Anniversary
Neve Shalom Victims Commemorated on the 34th Year Anniversary
22 people who lost their lives during the cruel massacre on September 6th, 1986 in the Neve Shalom Synagogue in Istanbul, were commemorated with the ceremony on Friday, August 21st.
Izmir Etz Hayim Synagogue´s Renovation is Finalizing
Izmir Etz Hayim Synagogue´s Renovation is Finalizing
The renovation of the Etz Hayim Synagogue which is located in Kemeraltı district´s Havra (meaning synagogue in old Turkish) Street, is about to be finalized.
The International Accomplishment of UÖMO Science Project Team
The International Accomplishment of UÖMO Science Project Team
Ulus Jewish Schools´ Science Project Team won 3 awards for their 3 different projects.
Art Photographer Niso Maçoro´s Success
Art Photographer Niso Maçoro´s Success
In the 'TOUR CIRCUIT - 2020 Budva-Montenegro' photography contest organized in Montenegro, art photographer Niso Maçoro was awarded the golden ...
Ulus Jewish Schools Ready for the ´New Normal´
Ulus Jewish Schools Ready for the ´New Normal´
Ulus Jewish Schools which completed their utmost hygiene precautions during the summer, is ready for face to face education besides online and hybrid education systems as per any decision the Ministry of National Education might take in the future.
Holocaust Memorial in the Istanbul Italian Synagogue
Holocaust Memorial in the Istanbul Italian Synagogue
Our world-famous pianist Renan Koen´s International Rhodes/Cos Holocaust Memorial Recital will be presented from the historical Italian Synagogue in Istanbul, on Sunday, August 16th.
Former Chief Rabbi of Turkey, Rabbi Asseo Commemorated
Former Chief Rabbi of Turkey, Rabbi Asseo Commemorated
Former Chief Rabbi of Turkey Rabbi David Asseo whom we had lost in 2002, was commemorated with prayers on the 18th year anniversary of his death.
Şalom Newspaper´s ´El Amaneser´, Istanbul and Judeo Espagnol
Şalom Newspaper´s ´El Amaneser´, Istanbul and Judeo Espagnol
The documentary ´Dokumentaryo de Movistar en Estambol´ shot by the Spanish Movistar film crew received a great appreciation.
All Synagogues Open with Epidemic Precautions
All Synagogues Open with Epidemic Precautions
All of the synagogues in Turkey are now in service, taking the necessary precautions.
Proud of Our Most Successful 25 Turkish Students
Proud of Our Most Successful 25 Turkish Students
´Study in America´ that has been helping students enter the best universities around the world since 1993, chose the most successful 25 Turkish students of 2020.
Anadolu Jet is Starting its Flights to Israel
Anadolu Jet is Starting its Flights to Israel
Turkish Airline´s affordable passenger transportation brand AnadoluJet is starting its flights from Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen Airport to Tel Aviv, tomorrow on July 15th.
New Era in Social Media in Fighting with Hate
New Era in Social Media in Fighting with Hate
In the social media platforms, where racists had been able to express their disturbing opinions due to the lack of restraint, first steps of change are starting to be observed.
One Success After Another for the Young Talent Carmen D. Bağış
One Success After Another for the Young Talent Carmen D. Bağış
The 10-year-old Carmen Dilara Bağış, who has been playing the piano since she was very little, went on receiving good degrees in the competitions she attended online during the pandemic.
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