Le Pen wants to ban the kippah and force Jews to eat pork

Vice President of organization for French olim says far right French politician 'discriminates against everyone in the name of equality.'Shimon Cohen, 10/20/2016, 1:14 AM

MK Hotovely: 'Israel is waiting for all of French Jewry'

Speaking from the Tomb of the Patriarchs, the Deputy Foreign Minister told French immigrants: 'the State needs you here, the Jewish home.'Hezki Baruch, 8/15/2016, 7:17 PM

Muslim police refuse to protect French synagogues

Muslim police officers refuse to protect synagogues or to observe a minute of silence to commemorate victims of terror attacks.Shoshana Miskin, 3/21/2016, 12:20 PM

French students look to Israel to escape anti-Semitic atmosphere

Jewish agency holds fair in Paris, provides students with program information on how to continue studies in Israel.Netanel Katz, 2/11/2016, 12:19 PM

French Jews wary after far-right gains in French elections

Marine Le Pen's National Front ahead in polls; French Jewish MP unsettled by reactionist vote.Ido Ben Porat, 12/6/2015, 10:47 PM

France: Jews, Muslims Forced to Wear Red Discs Around Necks

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

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

Paris Supermarket 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

French Jews Can’t Get Any More Integrated than they Already Are

Jews remaining in France are caught between the oversights of the government and Muslims’ own sense of misery.Gedalyah Reback, 3/9/2015, 9:26 PM

Israel’s Health Ministry is Deterring French Aliyah

Many French medical professionals cannot receive licenses in Israel, yet quick fixes to correct the problem have been delayed for years.Gedalyah Reback, 3/8/2015, 1:29 PM

'There is No Future for Jews in Western Europe'

Jewish Agency chairman Natan Sharansky urges gov't to invest more money in Aliyah, ahead of expected 15,000 new immigrants in 2015.Shimon Cohen and Tova Dvorin, 2/17/2015, 9:09 AM

Rivlin: Our Solidarity with French Jews is Palpable

President Reuven Rivlin met in Israel Monday with families of the victims of terror attack on Kosher supermarket in Paris.Cynthia Blank, 2/9/2015, 9:07 PM

French Jews Unite for Shabbat Marking 30 Since Market Massacre

Jews in France - secular and religious - gather to observe Shabbat in honor of Jewish victims, marking shloshim.Ari Yashar, 2/6/2015, 8:37 AM

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

Far Left to Petition Against Plan to Bring French Jews to Judea

Housing Minister Uri Ariel's plan receives fierce backlash from Left, calls idea to bring French to Judea-Samaria a 'cynical move.'Shimon Cohen and Tova Dvorin, 1/14/2015, 8:22 AM

Chief 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

30% of 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

Paris: Two Dead in 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 Paris 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

1,100 French Jewish Teens Celebrate Hannukah in 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

CRIF to French Jews: Don't Protest Parliament Vote

CRIF, umbrella organization of French Jewry, has called on Jews to refrain from protesting Parliament vote to recognize Palestinian state.Cynthia Blank, 12/1/2014, 9:48 PM