Three dusty boxes full of documents on the ground floor of a chalet near Madrid keep the story of a well-known German diplomat based in Toledo, very well connected with the aristocracy of Madrid and the Government, who suffered a rocambolesco kidnapping by the Gestapo “for Be antinazi, “comments the Ceballos family whenever he has…

Misión #Heberlein: un secuestro de la #Gestapo en #Toledo

MARTA TOMÉ Tres polvorientas cajas repletas de documentos en los bajos de un chalé cercano a Madrid guardan la historia de un conocido diplomático alemán afincado en Toledo, muy bien relacionado con la aristocracia madrileña y el Gobierno, que sufrió un rocambolesco secuestro por parte de la Gestapo “por ser antinazi”, comenta la familia Ceballos siempre que tiene…

#Jews in #Zimbabwe

The Sephardic Community of Harare (Zimbabwe) was constituted in 1931, mainly by Jews originating from the island of #Rhodes. In 1934 the Synagogue was built, and the congregation entered a period of growth. Thus, in the following decades were incorporated community institutions such as Sha’are Shalom Synagogue and Rhodes Community Memorial Hall. In 1961 there…

Does #Spain live in the wrong time zone?

In the middle of #World War II, the dictator Francisco #Franco of #Spain decided to make a gesture of solidarity to his ally Adolf Hitler of Nazi Germany: to adapt the time zone of Spain with the one that corresponded to the German country. In the same way, Benito Mussolini carried out the same action…

POR CULPA DE HITLER, LOS ESPAÑOLES VIVEN EN EL #HUSO HORARIO EQUIVOCADO

En plena #Segunda Guerra Mundial, el dictador Francisco #Franco de #España decidió realizar un gesto de solidaridad a su aliado Adolf Hitler de la Alemania nazi: adecuar el #huso horario de España con el que le correspondía al país alemán. De la misma manera, Benito Mussolini llevó a cabo la misma acción en Italia como…

Difficult match for #Israel to defeat #Albania

Israel’s poor play finally caught up with it on Sunday night, with the blue-andwhite suffering a humbling 3-0 loss to Albania in 2018 World Cup qualifying in Haifa. Israel could have all but accomplished its initial target in Group G by opening a six-point gap over Albania in the battle for third place with four…

#Mexico: The Mayor of #Cordoba about the #Jewish Legacy of this city

The mayor of Cordoba, Isabel Ambrosio, defended yesterday the Jewish legacy of the city at a summit held in Mexico. According to municipal sources, Ambrosio is attending these days the Fourth World Summit of Sephardic Communities, held in Mexico City until next Saturday, as president of the Network of Cities with Jewish Quarters of Spain….

#México: la alcaldesa de #Córdoba defiende el pasado #judío de la ciudad

La alcaldesa de Córdoba, Isabel Ambrosio, defendió ayer el legado judío de la ciudad en una cumbre celebrada en México. Según detallaron fuentes municipales, Ambrosio asiste durante estos días a la cuarta Cumbre Mundial de las Comunidades Sefardíes, que se celebra en Ciudad de México hasta el próximo sábado, en calidad de presidenta de la…