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French Jewish man assaulted in a violent antisemitic attack in Paris

“Dirty Jew! Dirty Jewish son of a whore, you’re a dead man! We will kill you! Dirty Race!”

A man walks past graves desecrated with swastikas at the Jewish cemetery in Westhoffen, near Strasbo
French Jew succumbs to injuries sustained in 2016 antisemitic attack

“He had never recovered from the attack, not physically or psychologically.”

By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ/JTA
05/01/2020
MEYER HABIB
French parliamentarians defend Israel during Gaza discussion

"We are talking a small country that is barely two provinces in France," said MP Meyer Habib before walking out of the committee meeting.

People attend a national gathering to protest antisemitism and the rise of antisemitic attacks
French Holocaust denier sentenced to prison for publishing on website

It is the second conviction and prison sentence for Soral, a far rightist, since the beginning of the year.

By MARCY OSTER/JTA
16/04/2019
French olim arrive at Ben-Gurion Airport, July 10, 2017
The beginning of the end of the Diaspora in France

In 2015, two days after the Charlie Hebdo massacre, four Jews were murdered at a Paris kosher supermarket, Hypercacher. Since then, violence against French Jews has become commonplace.

10/03/2019
Belgian police
Belgium Jewish museum killer, accomplice found guilty, face life in prison

A Belgian court convicted Mehdi Nemmouche, a French Islamist, of murdering four people in a terrorist attack at the Jewish Museum of Belgium in 2014.

By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ
08/03/2019
Isaac Herzog
Herzog's speech in France reveals heroic thwarting of antisemitic attack

Jewish Agency head describes tense moments in Paris.

By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ/JTA
24/01/2019
Rabbi Delphine Horvilleur
France’s foremost female rabbi faces flak over Jerusalem stance

Nearly 2,000 people joined a Facebook group titled “Supporting Delphine Horvilleur” just two days after it was created.

By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ/JTA
07/01/2018
A policewoman photographs anti-Semitic graffiti
Kosher restaurants in Paris vandalized with swastikas

French Interior Minister said he “firmly condemns” the incidents, vowing to bring those responsible to justice and calling their actions an attack against the entire Jewish community of France.

By JTA
04/01/2018
French President Emmanuel Macron (R) listens to Serge Klarsfeld, a French historian, lawyer and Holo
French Jews protest reprint of antisemitic essays from Holocaust era

The plans to publish the essays were made known in November but formally announced only in recent days.

By JTA
04/01/2018
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