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Total country population 146,800,000
Core Jewish population 172,000
Jews per total 1,000 in population 1.17
Population with a Jewish parent 320,000
Enlarged Jewish population 440,000
Law of Return Jewish population 600,000



 

Press articles about Russia

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4 synagogues open in former Soviet Union ahead of Rosh Hashanah Publication:Jewish Telegraphic Agency
Date:15 September 2017
Chabad rabbis get back one book from disputed Schneerson collection held by Russia Publication:Jewish Telegraphic Agency
Date:10 November 2017
Explosion targets Russian Jewish community leader, WJC condemns attack Publication:The Jerusalem Post
Date:15 October 2018
Fire, believed to be arson, strikes Moscow yeshiva during seder Publication:Jewish Telegraphic Agency
Date:21 April 2019
First Jewish university to open in Russia Publication:Jewish Telegraphic Agency
Date:9 March 2018
Flames ravage 19th-century Russian Jewish cemetery Publication:Jewish Telegraphic Agency
Date:6 June 2018
In frozen Siberia, a small Jewish community is unthawed Publication:The Times of Israel
Date:16 March 2018
Jewish World Cup fans in Russia can get free meals and internet near soccer stadiums Publication:Jewish Telegraphic Agency
Date:15 June 2018
Jews from all over Russia win trips to Paris — by studying Judaism Publication:Jewish Telegraphic Agency
Date:5 February 2018
Jews of former Cossack fort Irkutsk mark 200 years of prosperity and persecution Publication:The Times of Israel
Date:17 November 2018
Moscow college student barred from exam after refusing to remove kippah Publication:Jewish Telegraphic Agency
Date:24 January 2018
Moscow court denies appeal by Raoul Wallenberg’s family to see his files Publication:The Times of Israel
Date:21 February 2018
Moscow gets 1st kosher sushi restaurant Publication:Jewish Telegraphic Agency
Date:6 July 2018
Moscow gets 1st major Holocaust monument Publication:Jewish Telegraphic Agency
Date:4 June 2019