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  5/14/2014, Iyar 14, 5774

French PM: We're Fighting Anti-Semitism

French Prime Minister Manuel Valls said on Tuesday that there are too many incidents of anti-Semitism in France, but his government was fighting those incidents, Kol Yisrael radio reported.

Valls, who spoke at an event in Paris marking the 65th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between France and Israel, said that the Jewish community is firmly rooted in France and that the country cannot exist without it. He further said that the scientific, economic and cultural cooperation between France and Israel should be deepened.