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  Sivan 1, 5772 , 22/05/12

French Interior Minister Speaks Out Against Radicals

French interior minister Manuel Valls came out on Monday against religious elements who preach for hatred of Jews.

Speaking at an annual dinner of Jewish organizations in France, Valls said, “I will not accept the presence in our country of preachers or religious factors who will encourage, either sweetly or by using harsh words, hatred of Jews.”

He added, “When Jews are attacked, the entire Republic comes under attack.”

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