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The European Report is a political discussion programme that comes from the heart of Europe in the European Parliament and addresses issues concerning Europe and the Middle East.


By Tomas Sandell in The Times of Israel There could not have been a more bizarre backdrop to the already infamous UN Security Council Resolution 2334 than the simple fact that the resolution was passed on December 23rd, when world leaders tried to contradict the core message of two religious holidays, Christmas and Hanukkah. This year, ...
By Andrew Tucker Ninety-nine years ago, on 2nd November 1917, the British Foreign Secretary Arthur James Balfour wrote a letter to Baron Rothschild, a leader of the British Jewish community, conveying the content of the decision of the British War Cabinet three days earlier. The decision was as follows: “His Majesty’s Government views with favour the establishment ...
Dear Hagai, Allow me to introduce myself. My name is Tomas Sandell and I am a friend of Israel. Please do not stop reading here because I have more to say. Although we have not met in person, I had the opportunity to listen to you in the United Nations in New York the other week. ...
October 21, 2016

Israel’s best friends?

As soon as the UNESCO resolution had been ratified by the executive board of the UN agency for culture, science and education on Tuesday, the blame game started in Jerusalem. How could this happen? Why did the Foreign Ministry not react in time? Why did they not mobilize the group which the Prime Minister has ...
A lot of bad news has been coming out of Europe in recent months. Jews are leaving France in record numbers as they no longer feel safe in the land of “liberté, égalité and fraternité”. In Britain there is clear anti-Semitism within the Labour party and some of its leaders seem to be competing against ...
TOMAS SANDELL SEPTEMBER 23, 2012, 8:29 AM O ne morning a few years from now, the world may suddenly wake up to discover that a new Islamic state called Palestine has been established on what used to be Jewish heartland, and with the Old City of Jerusalem as its capital. This could in fact happen without a single ...

ECI in Pictures

International Conference New Generation church – Latvia 2016

Seminar at House of Lords London – Nov 2016

American Friends Launching Dinner Washington DC – Oct 2016

Annual Policy Conference European Parliament – April 2016

European Parliament policy conference – Dec 2015

Jewish contributions to European culture Brussels – Dec 2015

United Nations NY Tashlir- Sept 2015

United Nations NY Passover – April 2015

Educational tour Israel – May 2015

Offical visit Australia – NZ

Krakow synagogue concert – Jan 2015

Holocaust Remembrance Day Krakow – Jan 2015

Annual Policy conference European Parliament – Nov 2014

ECI Annual Dinner Brussels – Nov 2014

Young Adults seminar The Hague – June 2014

Conference at San Remo – April 2014