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French police officers in Paris, France, April 28, 2020.

Paris attacker decapitates teacher for using drawings of Prophet Muhammad

Rumors surrounding the attack suggest that the teacher had presented caricatures of Muhammad, which the attacker took as an incentive for the murder.

By REUTERS
17/10/2020
Hayat Boumeddiene

France’s 'most-wanted woman' absent from 2015 Paris attacks trial

The January 2015 attacks in Paris, where no less than 17 people lost their lives, were claimed by the Islamic state.

Belgian soldiers and a police officer control the documents of a woman in a shopping street in centr

Chief Rabbi of Brussels: There is no future for Jews in Europe

Synagogues in Belgian capital closed on Shabbat for the first time since World War Two, Rabbi Avraham Gigi tells Israel's radio 103 FM.

By JPOST.COM STAFF
23/11/2015
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Blasts heard inside Paris soccer stadium on night of attacks

Police confirm there had been shootings and explosions at the stadium, but not the number of casualties.

By REUTERS
14/11/2015
Jerusalem Post News

This week in 60 seconds

Got a minute? Here's the week in review.

By JPOST.COM STAFF
26/08/2018

Jewish man found dead, bound in his Paris apartment

Though it seems this is not such a case, in recent years France has seen several cases of extreme violence against Jewish victims whose attackers singled them out because they were Jewish.

By JTA
13/04/2018
Paris France

French court indicts two for murder of Holocaust survivor

Mireille Knoll, 85, was found dead on Friday at her apartment in Paris's central 11th district. She had been stabbed multiple times and her flat set alight.

By RINA BASSIST
27/03/2018
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'Judge me': Paris suspect refuses to answer Belgian court

How the suspect, from a broadly secular background with a history of petty crime, was transformed into an alleged cog within extensive Islamic State cells operating in Belgium and France is unclear.

By REUTERS
05/02/2018
Police work near the scene where French soliders were hit and injured by a vehicle in the western Pa

French police arrest 5 suspects in ‘anti-Semitic’ home invasion

The incident was one of several cases in France in recent years in which criminals apparently singled out Jews based on the belief that they have money.

By JTA
02/12/2017
French army soldiers patrol near the Louvre Museum Pyramid's main entrance in Paris, France

Israeli intel takes global approach, helps thwart dozens of terror attacks

The November 2015 Paris attacks marked as the day defense establishment changed its perspective.

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