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ISRAEL

Exhibit in Tel Aviv Showcases Jehovah’s Witnesses’ Experience During Nazi Era

A public exhibit at the Hatachana compound was designed to increase awareness of the persecution that Jehovah’s Witnesses experienced under the Nazi regime.

BOLIVIA

Jehovah’s Witnesses Awarded for Exhibit of Indigenous Culture at Convention in Bolivia

The awards recognize the Witnesses for the extensive improvements they made to the venue and for creating an exhibition of Bolivian indigenous cultures.

FINLAND

Jehovah’s Witnesses Resume Their Public Preaching in Turku, Finland

Shortly following the terrorist attack in Turku, Finland, city officials welcomed Jehovah’s Witnesses back to resume their public ministry in the town square.

ITALY

Refugees in Europe’s Largest Migrant Reception Camp Welcomed by Jehovah’s Witnesses

Officials from Europe’s largest migrant camp recognize the role of Jehovah’s Witnesses in helping refugees benefit from Bible education.

UNITED STATES

Jehovah’s Witnesses Close Sale of Historic Building, The Towers

Jehovah’s Witnesses have sold another of their key legacy holdings in Brooklyn, New York.

UNITED STATES

Witnesses’ Video Helps Parents Address National Health Concern: Bullying

Beat a Bully Without Using Your Fists is a whiteboard animated short film produced by Jehovah’s Witnesses, offering practical advice for young people dealing with bullying.

UNITED KINGDOM

Witnesses’ New Branch Office in Britain Receives Top BREEAM Rating for Sustainable Design

The Witnesses’ new national headquarters in Britain received high praise for sustainable design and environmental protection during construction.

CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC

Witnesses in the Central African Republic Flee Armed Conflicts

Jehovah’s Witnesses are among the hundreds of thousands from the Central African Republic who have fled to neighboring countries to escape violent ethnic and religious conflicts.

AUSTRIA

Town in Austria Honors 31 Jehovah’s Witnesses, Victims of Nazi Regime

A plaque in the town of Techelsberg was dedicated in memory of Jehovah’s Witnesses who suffered at the hands of the Nazis during World War II.

UKRAINE

Officials Attend Open House at Branch Office of Jehovah’s Witnesses in Ukraine

For the first time since 2001, the Ukraine branch office of Jehovah’s Witnesses opened its doors to the public for a special open house on May 2, 2017.