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General view of the Eiffel Tower in Paris, France
Coronavirus: French Jews see rise in antisemitism, increased solidarity

“We see a lot of conspiracy theories against Jews, especially on social media,”

Coronavirus heavily impacts French Jewish community, ZAKA buries victims

Rabbi Menachem Mendel Peretz, head of ZAKA France, alerted the Jewish community, saying that "we are counting bodies, and you are still debating the quarantine measures."

By DEBORAH DAHAN
26/03/2020
In Paris, a pillar of Jewish education dies from the coronavirus

Rabbi Andre Touboul led Beth Hanna, a Jewish institution of some 1,500 students

By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ/JTA
24/03/2020
French PM gives Ilan Halimi award to initiatives fighting antisemitism

The prize was created in the memory of Ilan Halimi, who was killed on February 13, 2006. It rewards initiatives launched by youths under 25.

People attend a national gathering to protest antisemitism and the rise of anti-Semitic attacks in t
Paris appeals court agrees: Killer of Jewish woman 'too high' to be guilty

It did say that the killing was partly because of antisemitism.

By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ/JTA
20/12/2019
A FRENCH gendarme inspects swastikas painted on a wall of a former synagogue turned into a cultural
French Jewry unites to discuss response to antisemitism

'Liberté, Egalité, Fraternité' poses unique challenges for France's Jews

Nice’s once-vibrant Jewish community faces uncertain future

“It caused many people to leave,” Parienti said, “especially after the 2016 attack.”

By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ/JTA
27/09/2019
Diaspora Affairs: The reality of antisemitism in France

‘The Jerusalem Post’ visits Paris with the Jewish Agency and takes an in-depth look at the state of the Jews in France

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French MP: Paris should be more supportive of Israel

Constance Le Grip part of large delegation of French MPs visiting, many for first time

17/07/2019
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