IsraelNationalNews.com

In today's headlines:‏ תג בכותרות

Sharansky: No future for Jews in France

Rising Arab immigration and spiraling anti-Semitism spells the end for Europe's largest Jewish community, Jewish Agency chief says.JTA, 6/28/2016, 7:00 PM

Leaders to gather in solidarity with French Jews

In unprecedented show of solidarity, Jewish Agency to bring leaders from Israel, Europe, for special Governors meeting in Paris.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/22/2016, 3:47 PM

Falafel wars in Paris

Court battles and allegations of dirty tricks as Parisian restaurants battle it out for Jewish tourists.Cnaan Liphshiz, 6/19/2016, 6:47 PM

French Jews 'outraged' over Islamist murder of cop

French Jewish community unites in outrage over murder of police officers in front of their child, in solidarity with victims' family.JTA, 6/14/2016, 3:57 PM

French Jews flee Paris suburbs over

Harassment and attacks force Jews remaining in France to abandon suburbs surrounding Paris.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/31/2016, 7:17 AM

Jewish leader: French Jews’ state worst since 1945

President-elect of France's umbrella of Jewish communities warns of alarming anti-Semitism, vows to fight hard.JTA, 5/29/2016, 4:54 PM

New comedy film mocks French anti-Semitism

Film parodies common anti-Semitic tropes, ridicules French anti-Semitism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/12/2016, 12:29 PM

London's French Jews dread vote on leaving the EU

British Jews are split over referendum on EU membership; French Jews in UK brace for what a 'Brexit' might mean for them.Cnaan Liphshiz, 5/10/2016, 10:11 PM

Sold Marseille synagogue to become a mosque

Sale reflects shifting demographics in French city, where Jews migrating from increasingly hostile Muslim neighborhoods.JTA, 4/26/2016, 10:13 PM

French Jews flee public schools

Rise in Muslim population, Islamism driving French Jews toward day schools, community leader states.Arutz Sheva staff, 4/6/2016, 7:11 PM

North of Paris, a beleaguered Jews dare to seder

Despite firebombings, other attacks, Jewish community in heart of hostile French Muslim neighborhood soldiers on.Cnaan Liphshiz, 4/5/2016, 8:04 PM

French Jew dresses up as a jihadist

Jewish man walks into Paris synagogue dressed as a jihadist for Purim. Congregants took it with a smile - but not the police.Arutz Sheva North America, 3/25/2016, 11:45 PM

French PM understands Jews' fear

French Prime Minister Manual Valls says anti-Semitism is unacceptable, no matter which side of the political map it comes from.Ben Ariel, 3/8/2016, 3:12 AM

Writer Houellebecq: Palestinians lost legitimacy

Famed French writer Michel Houellebecq says the French Left is to blame for anti-Jewish tension in France.Gil Ronen, 2/18/2016, 8:27 PM

Deri invites French Jews to make Aliyah to Israel

Shas chairman visits with Chief Rabbi of France to discuss Jewish concerns following the terrorist attacks in the country.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/11/2016, 8:30 PM

Knesset predicts 10,000 new French Jewish olim

Immigration Committee meets European Jewish leaders, anticipates 3,200 olim from US, 7,000 from Russia, 7,400 from Ukraine.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/3/2016, 12:26 PM

French PM: We'll protect Jews with 'all our might'

French Prime Minister Manuel Valls stresses his country's commitment to Jews amid growing anti-Semitism.Ben Ariel, 1/26/2016, 4:42 AM

Suspects arrested in murder of Jewish politician

French police arrest two suspects in the murder of Alain Ghozland, say it is still unknown whether the murder was an anti-Semitic act.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/20/2016, 6:45 AM

Zionist Union MK backs Jews' right to wear kippot

Feminist MK Merav Michaeli says that, despite not being religious, she will fight for the right of Jews to wear a kippah.Ben Ariel, 1/15/2016, 5:44 AM

France's chief rabbi disagrees with call on kippot

The chief rabbi of France encourages Jews to continue wearing skullcaps and not give in to anti-Semitic violence.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/13/2016, 9:09 AM

French Ambassador: Nothing can justify terrorism

France's Ambassador to Israel attends memorial for Hyper Cacher victims, says France understands Israel.Eliran Aharon, 1/11/2016, 2:44 AM

French PM: France without Jews is not France

At memorial for Hyper Cacher victims, French Prime Minister urges Jews to remain in the country and vows to fight anti-Semitism.Ben Ariel, 1/10/2016, 2:55 AM

Watch: French Aliyah continues and increases

Dozens of French Jewish olim landed in Israel and lit Hanukkah candles as Israelis for the first time. Arutz Sheva was there.Yoni Kempinski, 12/9/2015, 3:44 AM

French envoy says Jews not 'regular citizens'

French Jews in uproar after French Ambassador to US writes in letter to expats that first Jews were murdered, now 'ordinary citizens.'Chaim Lev, 11/30/2015, 12:07 PM

80% of French Jews considering aliyah

Head of groups integrating French olim explains Israel doesn't need public calls for immigration after attack - it needs quality absorption.Shimon Cohen, 11/16/2015, 9:11 AM

Watch: Memorial prayer at Grand Synagogue of Paris

Jewish community of France gathers for prayer in memory of the Paris terror victims.Yoni Kempinski, 11/16/2015, 4:15 AM

France: Jews, Muslims Forced to Wear Red Discs

Elementary school students in Burgundy singled out for not eating pork; mayor withdraws initiative in shock after parents, leaders protest.Tova Dvorin, 9/27/2015, 11:54 AM

French Aliyah Stealing Paris Hi-Tech Talent

France's Economy Minister visits Israel to lure back Jewish business and hi-tech experts, insists Jews 'can innovate as well in France.'Tova Dvorin, 9/9/2015, 10:14 PM

First Day in School - First School Year in Israel

Arutz Sheva speaks to newly-arrived olim from France to hear of their hopes for the new academic year in the Jewish homeland.Yoni Kempinski, 9/2/2015, 8:14 PM

French Kids Get a Warm Welcome in Summer Camps

Bnei Akiva launches volunteer summer camps to help new immigrant Jewish families from France adjust easier to their new home.Yoni Kempinski, 8/25/2015, 8:17 PM

Will French Students be Forced to Eat Pork?

French court to rule on controversial decision to ban kosher, halal meal options in one town's schools.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/11/2015, 2:26 PM

New French Israelis Urge: Make Aliyah With Joy!

Arutz Sheva speaks with new immigrants from special charter flight as they get Israeli IDs, and learns why they made the 'big step.'Yoni Kempinski, 7/30/2015, 5:57 PM

French Immigration to Israel Starts to Slow

French immigration appears to be abating somewhat, but there is an upswing in Jewish immigrants from Ukraine, Russia and Italy.Cynthia Blank, 6/18/2015, 7:47 AM

Kahlon Tax Idea 'Declaration of War,' Says Expert

Anyone who is expecting home prices to fall with Moshe Kahlon as Finance Minister will be sorely disappointed, claims industry expert.Yaakov Levi, 5/7/2015, 9:22 AM

Hyper Cacher to Reopen Two Months After Attack

Site of January's hostage crisis and murder of 4 Jews to reopen with new staff, renovations just two months after heinous attack.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/13/2015, 1:15 PM

Jewish Teens Assaulted Outside French Synagogue

Two teens targeted in Marseille by attackers 'of African origin,' after attackers shouted 'dirty Jews, we'll exterminate you all.'Ari Yashar, 3/12/2015, 9:50 PM

Who Will the New French Immigrants Vote For?

Parties including Likud, Labor and Yachad approach 10,000 new French Israeli voters and try to respond to their needs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/10/2015, 5:17 PM

French PM Slams 'Islamo-Fascism'

Manual Valls comes out in support of French Jewry and criticizes Danish attacks - former FM Dumas says he 'is biased' by Jewish wife.Ari Yashar, 2/16/2015, 7:32 PM

Anti-Semitism Doubled in France in 2014

Days after report says France is the world's most dangerous country for Jews, CRIF reveals huge increase in anti-Semitic violence in 2014.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/27/2015, 10:58 AM

Rabbi Urges French Jews: Don't Abandon Your Faith

Chief Rabbi David Lau urges French Jewry to be kinder to one another, keep observing commandments in light of tragedy.Yedidya Ben-Or, 1/13/2015, 9:48 AM

French Jewish Students Stay Home After Attacks

Despite security detail at 700 Jewish institutions, 1 in 3 stay home after Friday attack; students say they are afraid for their lives.Tova Dvorin, 1/13/2015, 9:09 AM

Minister: Expedite the Aliyah Process

Minister of Absorption Sofa Landver vows to ease Aliyah for all immigrants - but especially French Jews.Yedidya Ben-Or, 1/12/2015, 5:51 PM

Netanyahu: The World Must Unite Against Terror

PM says without global unity Paris terror will only increase, calls on Europe to support Israel in the struggle it is suffering as well.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/12/2015, 1:09 PM

France to Protect Jews 'With Army if Necessary'

French Jewish leaders meet President Francois Hollande, say authorities ready to use military to protect synagogues, schools.Ari Soffer, 1/11/2015, 12:23 PM

Paris Supermarket Victims May be Buried in Israel

Families of four Jews who were murdered at a kosher supermarket in Paris considering bringing their loved ones to rest in Israel.Ben Ariel, 1/11/2015, 6:25 AM

PM Calls on French Jews: Come Home to Israel

Prime Minister Netanyahu says the world needs to 'come to its senses; MKs call for emergency aliyah of French Jews.Ari Soffer, 1/10/2015, 9:04 PM

Paris: Hostage Crisis in Kosher Store

Amidst tense standoff in Dammartin-en-Goele, developments on police shooting, as many as 5 hostages at kosher supermarket.Tova Dvorin, 1/9/2015, 3:56 PM

Rabbi: No Injuries in Synagogue Attack a 'Miracle'

'We see now that Torah protects and saves,' Rabbi of Paris synagogue says, two days after terrorist sprays bullets at the building.Haim Lev, 12/24/2014, 10:46 PM

Shaked: France is Still Living in Denial

MK Ayelet Shaked expresses hope that more French Jews will make aliyah, in the wake of the growing anti-Semitism in the country.Ido Ben Porat, 12/24/2014, 5:13 AM

Photos: 1,100 French Jewish Teens Visit Jerusalem

Large-scale high school trip part of Jewish Agency efforts to increase French Aliyah (immigration).Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/19/2014, 10:19 AM

French Interior Minister States Love For Jews

Cazeneuve responds to rising anti-Semitism at a gala event in Paris; 'I feel more close to you than you can imagine.'Cynthia Blank, 11/23/2014, 11:14 AM

Firebomb on Kosher Eatery in Paris

Several Muslims called the diners at the restaurant 'dirty Jews' before the firebomb was thrown.Haim Lev, Gil Ronen, 11/9/2014, 7:18 PM

MK in France: 'Moral Responsibility to All Jews'

MK Yoni Chetboun spends a week in France promoting Aliyah and talking to government officials about upping security for French Jews.Ido Ben Porat, Cynthia Blank, 10/31/2014, 1:15 PM

Celebrating French Immigration and Absorption

The World Zionist Organization holds a special aliyah fair for French tourists wishing to move to Israel.Yoni Kempinski, 8/18/2014, 5:45 AM

Anti-Israel Protests Resume in Paris

Brief ban lifted after 'guarantee' given that demonstrations would not descend into violence; minister denounces Jewish Defense League.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/23/2014, 9:19 PM

Paris Allows Anti-Israel Protests to Resume

French Prime Minister Manuel Valls condemns 'hatred' in pro-Palestinian demonstrations, but says protesters have 'legitimate motives.'AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/22/2014, 2:58 PM

Paris: Leftist Protest Banned Due to Anti-Semitism

Police ban demonstration after protestors call to 'smash the Jews' on Twitter.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/16/2014, 8:36 PM