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map of Switzerland Switzerland

Total country population 8,500,000
Core Jewish population 18,600
Jews per total 1,000 in population 2.19
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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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
Swiss synagogue has window smashed with hammer Publication:Jewish Telegraphic Agency
Date:3 December 2018
Basel Jews to get police protection on Shabbat and holidays for first time Publication:The Jerusalem Post
Date:15 November 2018
Wartime Polish consul who forged passports to save Jews is honoured in Switzerland Publication:The Jewish Chronicle
Date:11 October 2018
Exhibition in Switzerland shows how Polish diplomats helped Jews in WWII Publication:Radio Poland
Date:21 September 2018
Tombstone in Switzerland for Polish diplomat who helped Jews in WWII Publication:Radio Poland
Date:17 August 2018
Palestinian jailed in Switzerland for assault on Jewish man wearing kippah Publication:Jewish Telegraphic Agency
Date:8 August 2018
Swiss tourism official complains about behavior of Jewish guests Publication:Jewish Telegraphic Agency
Date:7 August 2018
Knife-wielding man threatens Swiss Jewish family on way to synagogue Publication:Jewish Telegraphic Agency
Date:9 July 2018
Zurich Jewish school to close after failing to meet standards for secular subjects Publication:Jewish Telegraphic Agency
Date:6 July 2018
Swiss neo-Nazi who attacked Orthodox Jewish man sentenced to prison Publication:Jewish Telegraphic Agency
Date:14 March 2018
Swiss honor diplomat who saved thousands of Jews Publication:Jewish Telegraphic Agency
Date:15 February 2018