jews in france

What are the Jewish roots of France's newest prime minister?

Elisabeth Borne is the second woman to hold the position; Her family fled the Nazis in Poland in 1939

17/05/2022

Young French Jewish man beaten by gang, killed by tram, family claims

Jeremy Cohen, according to the report, was hit by a tram in Bobigny, a town in the northeastern suburbs of Paris, France in February.

04/04/2022

'Inexplicable antisemitism' still a worldwide problem - Herzog in France

"It is truly heartbreaking to see so much human suffering and to witness the destruction of flourishing cities as they are transformed into battlefields," President Isaac Herzog said.

Exhibition on Jewish history in Arab countries opens in France

The Institut du Monde Arabe is also planning a conference and "ambitious meditation actions" for the public.

French lawmaker says Éric Zemmour part of France's antisemitism problem

Zemmour has not announced a political run but is still polling among President Emmanuel Macron’s most serious challengers in this spring's presidential elections.

By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ/JTA
11/11/2021
An original yellow star (not on general display) is seen at the artifacts department

6,500 Holocaust survivors to receive pension from Germany for first time

6,500 Holocaust survivors will receive pensions from Germany, including Russian, German, Israeli and French nationals who hid in Nazi-occupied territory.

A relative of Miriam Monsonego mourns during funeral in Jerusalem

On this day 2012: Jewish massacre in Toulouse, France leaves 4 dead

The victims were 8-year-old Myriam Monsonego, brothers Arié and Gabriel Sandler, 6 and 3, and their father Rabbi Jonathan Sandler, a teacher at the school.

The official French memorial ceremony, September 15, 2019

Recollections of sheltering from the Holocaust in Saint Martin Vesubie

A memorial walk to the Col de Fenestre pass is held once a year.

By AVRAHAM SCHONBRUNN
22/10/2020

Antisemitic French comedian Dieudonne banned by Facebook and Instagram

"Facebook and Instagram are 'better later than never', but now the Courts must enforce justice against the leading hatemonger of France.”

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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