Security, whether we
like it or not, is something that all of us have got to take seriously
nowadays. For people visiting a synagogue in the center of Berlin, and
for other Jewish people just walking around, the possibility of a hate
crime is a real threat.
An expert conference has convened in Berlin to try to confront and work out solutions to what is perceived as a rise in anti-Semitic types of violence,
verbal and physical abuse against Jewish communities, not just in Germany, but all over the world.