Muslim Population, Anti-Semitism Growing in Holland

According to the annual report of the Center for Information and Documentation on Israel (CIDI), 171 anti-Semitic incidents were recorded in Holland last year.

CIDI found, European Jewish Press reported, that people who are recognizable as being Jewish, such as those wearing a kippah or Jewish symbol, were especially targeted by anti-Semitic abuse and harassment on the streets.

The number of incidents of physical violence doubled, from 3 in 2013 to 6 in 2014. About 30,000 Jews live in Holland.

Of Holland’s population of approximately 15.6 million, Muslims are half a million – 3.2% – up ten-fold from 1971…