February 2020 Blog Archive

  • In blessed memory of Dan Uzan Z”L

    14 Feb 2020 by CST

    This Shabbat, 15 February, is the fifth anniversary of the brutal terrorist murder of Danish Jewish security volunteer Dan Uzan Z”L. Dan was shot dead by Omar Abdel Hamid El-Hussein whilst protecting 80 people at a Bat Mitzvah at the Great Synagogue in Copenhagen.

  • Antisemitic incidents: a summary

    7 Feb 2020 by Mark Gardner

    CST’s annual Antisemitic Incidents Report, shows that 2019 was the worst year on record, with a total of 1,805 incidents deemed antisemitic by CST. This is 7% higher than the 2018 total of 1,690 incidents and is the fourth successive year in which a new annual high has been recorded. For the second successive year, CST recorded over 100 incidents in every calendar month.   

  • Antisemitic Incidents Report 2019

    6 Feb 2020 by CST

    CST has today published our 2019 Antisemitic Incidents Report, which shows that CST received a record high total of 1,805 antisemitic incidents in the UK last year. 2019 was the fourth year in a row to see a record incident total and continues an ongoing trend of rising numbers of antisemitic hate incidents in this country. Download and read CST’s Antisemitic Incidents Report 2019.