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Hollande Condemns Anti-Semitic Act in Paris

French President calls the hostage taking at a kosher supermarket in Paris an “appalling anti-Semitic” attack.Ben Ariel, Canada, 1/9/2015, 9:38 PM

Hollande Updates Netanyahu on Hostage Drama

PM Netanyahu speaks with French President, receives update on deaths of four people at kosher supermarket in Paris.Elad Benari, Canada, 1/9/2015, 8:23 PM

Netanyahu: We Must Unite to Confront Terrorism

"This attack on France is an attack on all of us," PM Netanyahu tells French president in a letter of condolences.Ben Ariel, 1/9/2015, 12:12 AM

Rivlin to Hollande: We Stand with France

Rivlin conveys condolences to Paris after attack, urges unity and cooperation to fight Islamist terror.Tova Dvorin, 1/7/2015, 9:32 PM

Hollande at Shooting Site: France in Shock

Hollande raises terror warning to max after shooting at satirical magazine that 'mocked Mohammed,' Cameron 'stands with the French.'Ari Yashar, 1/7/2015, 2:21 PM

French President Vows to Fight Anti-Semitism

Amid skyrocketing anti-Semitism, Francois Hollande says the fight against racism and anti-Semitism will be his national cause for 2015.Ben Ariel, 1/1/2015, 3:12 AM

France to Host Global Conf. on 'Israel Conflict'

Hollande says foisting 'solution' on Israel is diplomatic initiative France must lead, as string of 'Palestine' recognition votes escalates.Ari Yashar, 11/27/2014, 10:46 PM

Ireland Calls for Talks to 'End Occupation'

In a statement condemning attack in Har Nof, Ireland's Foreign Minister also calls on the sides to return to talks on "two-state solution".Elad Benari, 11/19/2014, 5:12 AM

Westerners in ISIS Threaten Countries of Origin

British, French, German nationals threaten to plant ISIS flag 'on White House,' call world leaders 'liars' and 'swine.'Dalit Halevy, Tova Dvorin, 10/17/2014, 2:41 PM

Hollande Confirms Execution of Hostage in Algeria

French President confirms the execution of Frenchman Herve Gourdel, says he will not be deterred by it.Ben Ariel, Canada, 9/24/2014, 9:57 PM

Abbas Says 'Peace' With Hamas Will Stop Terror

After meeting Hollande, Abbas says 'struggle against terror' will be aided by Israeli 'peace' with terror group.Dalit Halevy, Ari Yashar, 9/22/2014, 8:26 AM

France to Turn to UN with Solution to Conflict

French President says a "solution to the conflict" between Israelis and Palestinian Arabs will be put to the Security Council.Ben Ariel, Canada, 9/19/2014, 10:32 PM

Abbas to Meet Hollande as PA Pushes Statehood Plan

Palestinian Authority forging ahead with attempt to gain UN backing to 'end occupation' within three years.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/14/2014, 12:53 PM

World Leaders Condemn Murder of Israeli Teens

French president, British PM lead foreign condemnations of murders of Eyal Yifrah, Naftali Frenkel and Gilad Sha'ar.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/30/2014, 10:22 PM

Netanyahu Thanks Hollande for Capture of Terrorist

Netanyahu hails France's capture of Medhi Nemmouche, thanks Hollande for his stand against anti-Semitism.Elad Benari, Canada, 6/4/2014, 1:01 AM

Paris Sounds Alarm Over 'Made-in-France' Jihadists

French officials wake up to the dangerous role of foreign nationals in the Syrian Civil War, as trial of Brussels shooter continues.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/3/2014, 2:37 PM

Controversy If Brussels Attack 'Anti-Semitic'

Jewish leaders, French President slam Belgium shooting as distinctly anti-Semitic - but Belgian prosecutor's office will not confirm that.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/25/2014, 2:24 PM

Twenty-Five French Citizens Killed in Syria

Foreign national problem mushrooming in France, officials say, after Jihadist recruiter busted transporting nationals to Aleppo.Dalit Halevi, Tova Dvorin, 5/3/2014, 10:11 PM

Islamists Threaten to Assassinate French Premier

Al-Qaeda linked group vows Jihad against France for sending troops into Mali last year to root-out terrorists.Tova Dvorin, 3/24/2014, 5:52 PM

Obama Promises Tough Action on Sanctions Violators

Obama says he will come down "like a ton of bricks" on firms that violate the sanctions on Iran.Elad Benari, 2/12/2014, 3:14 AM

'We Will Not Tolerate Hate Against Any Religion'

French President Francois Hollande, in response to anti-Semitic comic Dieudonne M'Bala M'Bala, vows to fight religious discrimination.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/14/2014, 10:06 PM

Anti-Semitic French Comic Announces New Show

Dieudonne tries to circumvent ban on show in which he mimes peeing on the Kotel with new show that includes 'tai-chi moves.'Ari Yashar, 1/12/2014, 7:41 AM

World Leaders Say Goodbye To Sharon

Obama, Putin, Merkel, Ban Ki-Moon and other leaders, as well as Jewish Agency and ADL, react to death of former prime minister.Ari Yashar, 1/11/2014, 6:48 PM

Top French Court Reinstates Ban on Comic

Thursday night, just as Dieudonne's show was to take place following a local court ruling, top administrative court overruled local verdict.Ari Yashar, 1/9/2014, 9:10 PM

Anti-Semitic French Comic Asks For Ban Reversal

Dieudonne, French comedian infamous for anti-Semitism and inverted Nazi salute, appeals court to reverse ban on his tour.Ari Yashar, 1/8/2014, 1:41 PM

Hollande Calls to Ban Anti-Semitic Comedian

French President Francois Hollande backs attempts to ban anti-Semitic comedian Dieudonne M'Bala M'Bala from performances.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/7/2014, 2:57 PM

Netanyahu, Hollande Make Landmark Knesset Speeches

PM demands Abbas visit Knesset, publicly recognize Israel as a Jewish state; Hollande supports French Jews - and "dual"Jerusalem.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/18/2013, 8:03 PM

Hollande Lays Out Conditions for Iran

French President insists on four points for an agreement with Iran over its nuclear program.Elad Benari, 11/18/2013, 1:15 AM

Le Pen Calls for Dissolving National Assembly

French president polls at 20% approval, the lowest since 1958, while National Front leads in EU Parliament election poll.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/17/2013, 8:37 PM

Hollande: Iran Must Give Up Nukes 'Forever'

French President restates commitment forcefully after his meeting with President Peres.Gil Ronen, 11/17/2013, 7:02 PM

Netanyahu Greets Hollande: 'Vive la France'

'All Israelis extend their hand to you in brave friendship and with the blessings of peace,' PM tells Hollande.Gil Ronen, 11/17/2013, 3:59 PM

Peres Welcomes Hollande, Praises French Strength

President Peres: France’s strong stance earns worldwide respect.Maayana Miskin, 11/17/2013, 3:49 PM

Hollande Vows to Keep the Pressure on Iran

"As long as we are not certain that Iran has decided to give up on nuclear weapons, we will continue with all our demands and sanctions."Gil Ronen, Tova Dvorin and AFP, 11/17/2013, 2:29 PM

Netanyahu Urges France to Maintain Tough Stance

"We hope France will not yield" on its firm stance during talks with Iran, says Netanyahu ahead of visit by Hollande.Elad Benari, Canada, 11/15/2013, 10:38 PM

Hollande And Iran Blocking French FM in Israel

Hollande makes first visit to Israel as president Sunday to sign cooperation agreements, accompanied by FM Fabius who blocked Iran deal.Ari Yashar, 11/15/2013, 8:06 AM

Hollande Snubs Knesset, is Snubbed by Speaker

Speaker MK Edelstein cancels meeting with French leader after Hollande chooses not to speak before Knesset.Gil Ronen, 10/30/2013, 1:35 PM

Hollande to Netanyahu: We'll Remain Tough on Iran

French President reassures PM Netanyahu that France will remain "tough" with Iran on its controversial nuclear program.Elad Benari, Canada, 10/11/2013, 8:40 PM

Hollande Meets Rouhani, Demands Action

French president becomes the first Western leader to meet Iran's new president.Elad Benari, 9/25/2013, 5:42 AM

Hollande Doesn't Rule Out Syria Strike

"The military option must remain" despite Syria's agreement to eradicate its chemical weapons, says French President.Elad Benari, 9/16/2013, 3:43 AM

Hollande: France Prepared to Take Action in Syria

French President says his country is prepared to take action against those responsible for last week’s deadly chemical attack in Syria.Elad Benari, 8/28/2013, 5:43 AM

World Must Act Over Syria Use of Chemicals

French President Francois Hollande says that the world is obligated to act in response to evidence of sarin being used in Syria.Elad Benari, 6/6/2013, 3:14 AM

Hollande Pays Tribute to Toulouse Terror Victims

French President pays tribute to the seven victims of terrorist Mohamed Merah, says he remains committed to the fight against terrorism.Elad Benari, 3/18/2013, 4:46 AM

Peres, Hollande Call for Tougher Sanctions on Iran

Sanctions on Iran over are biting but need to be strengthened further, President Shimon Peres and French President Francois Hollande say.Elad Benari, Canada, 3/8/2013, 9:07 PM

EU On Hold Till After German General Elections

The EU summit in Brussels concluded without real landmarks.Amiel Ungar, 12/17/2012, 1:10 AM

PA Arabs Celebrate as World Reacts to UN Decision

"World countries have given Bibi Netanyahu a slap in the face," says Meretz chairwoman Zehava Galon.Elad Benari, 11/30/2012, 1:45 AM

Disputed Elections Menace Major French Opposition

France's major opposition is split between two candidates fighting to lead the party.Amiel Ungar, 11/20/2012, 4:13 AM

Syrian Opposition to Appoint Ambassador to France

France invites Syria's new opposition coalition to send an ambassador to Paris.Elad Benari, 11/18/2012, 7:45 AM

Western Nations Support Israel

Western nations back Israel's right to self-defense, urge Egypt to persuade Hamas terrorists to end rocket attacks from Gaza.Elad Benari, Canada, 11/16/2012, 10:36 PM

French President: Bibi is Obsessed with Iran

Francois Hollande criticized Binyamin Netanyahu for being "obsessed with Iran" and for using memorial service in Toulouse for political gainAnnie Lubin, 11/8/2012, 5:54 PM

Hollande Supports Syrian Transition Government

French President Francois Hollande meets Saudi King, says he supports a transitional Syrian opposition government.Elad Benari, 11/5/2012, 4:44 AM

Israeli PM, French President to Visit Toulouse

PM Binyamin Netanyahu is set to visit Toulouse Jewish day school where a Muslim terrorist slaughtered a rabbi and three children this year.Chana Ya'ar, 11/1/2012, 9:30 AM

Erekat: Construction Freeze Not a Condition

PA negotiator claims a freeze on Jewish construction in Judea and Samaria is an Israeli obligation, not a condition set by the PA.Elad Benari, 11/1/2012, 6:13 AM

Hollande: Iran Must Prove It Doesn't Seek Nukes

Netanyahu hails French leader's statement as "extremely important" after they meet.Gil Ronen, 10/31/2012, 9:10 PM

Arab World 'Relieved' If Israel Hits Iran Nukes

The Arab world will be "relieved" if Israel strikes at Iranian nuclear installations, PM Netanyahu said in an interview with Paris-Match.Chana Ya'ar, 10/31/2012, 3:53 PM

Netanyahu in Paris, Iranian Nukes Top Agenda

Netanyahu arrived in France Wednesday for two days of talks with President Hollande on the Iranian nuclear threat and bilateral ties. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 10/31/2012, 1:25 PM

Netanyahu En Route to France, Iran Tops Agenda

Two-day trip starts Wednesday, will be his first opportunity to talk with President Hollande.Gil Ronen, 10/30/2012, 5:42 PM

Hollande Promises Tighter Security

French President Francois Hollande meets Jewish leaders, promises tough anti-terror laws and tighter security.Elad Benari, Canada, 10/7/2012, 8:16 PM