France is pro Holocaust Memorials, Iran and a terrorist state

France proposes more Holocaust memorials, seeming more and more to be allowing room for a second Holocaust by warming up to genocidal Iran and Palestinian terrorists.Prof. Mel Alexenberg, 2/4/2016, 8:36 AM

Sarkozy: We didn't fight the Nazis for Jews to flee France

At speech honoring him for fighting anti-Semitism, Former French President says soaring European anti-Semitism a betrayal of WWII sacrifice.Ari Soffer, 1/11/2016, 3:10 PM

Hollande warned 'it's too late for unity'

French right condemns 'marshmallow' Hollande for not taking concrete anti-terror steps since January attacks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/19/2015, 3:11 PM

French government points fingers after attack

Nicolas Sarkozy blasts Hollande for not being more vigilant on security after Charlie Hebdo; French parliament devolves into argument.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/18/2015, 1:35 PM

French-Jewish anti-communist Glucksmann dies at 78

He 'would be remembered for delivering the staggering blow against communist thinking in France.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/10/2015, 2:03 PM

Wikileaks: France Planned Israel-PA Talks Behind Obama's Back

Leaked cables reveal former French president Sarkozy planned to work with Russia, set US ultimatum to back Palestinian statehood.Ari Soffer, 6/24/2015, 3:40 PM

NSA Monitored Three French Presidents, Says WikiLeaks

NSA wiretapped Jacques Chirac, Nicolas Sarkozy, and Francois Hollande, new files exposed by WikiLeaks say.Ben Ariel, 6/24/2015, 3:45 AM

Sarkozy Slams 'Unacceptable' Orange Israel 'Boycott'

While not going as far as saying Orange meant to boycott, former French President denounces such moves as not leading to peace.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/8/2015, 5:08 PM

Clinton Congratulated on Presidential Campaign

German foreign minister and France’s former president congratulate Hillary Clinton, who announced a 2016 presidential run.Ben Ariel, 4/13/2015, 5:30 AM

Sarkozy: Vote Against Recognition of 'Palestine'

Former French president urges members of his party to vote against resolution calling for the recognition of “the state of Palestine”.Ben Ariel, 11/26/2014, 6:15 AM

Former French First Lady Is 'Crazy About Israel'

Carla Bruni, wife of Nicolas Sarkozy, will sing in Tel Aviv on May 25. Wants to bring husband and son to discover 'Jewish roots.'Ari Yashar, 4/14/2014, 10:04 AM

Sarkozy Hits Out at Europe Over Syria

"Europe is impotent and watching Israel act alone in Syria," says former French President during visit to Israel.Elad Benari, 5/23/2013, 3:42 AM

Personal And Ideological Fillon-Cope Rivalry Threatens UMP

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

UMP Still Carrying Torch For Sarkozy - Two Vie to Replace Him

The main French opposition still longs for Sarkozy, as two vie to succeed him as leader.Amiel Ungar, 9/30/2012, 6:57 AM

Sarkozy, UMP Equate Aleppo With Benghazi Demand Intervention

Nicolas Sarkozy ended his political silence by calling for Western intervention in Syria.Amiel Ungar, 8/10/2012, 10:10 AM

PA Flags Wave for Hollande; 'I Will Visit Israel’

Palestinian Authority and Syrian flags were waved in a Paris celebration of Hollande’s victory. He promised to visit Israel.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/7/2012, 1:10 PM

French Israelis Solidly Backed Sarkozy

Sarkozy won nearly 93 percent of the votes of French citizens in Israel, but expats elsewhere reflected the vote back home.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/7/2012, 10:03 AM

Initial Reports of Hollande Victory

Socialist Francois Hollande has been elected France's new president, according to early estimates.Gil Ronen, 5/6/2012, 9:15 PM

Sarkozy Denies Qaddafi Funded His 2007 Campaign

French President Nicolas Sarkozy rejects as “grotesque” claims that Muammar Qaddafi regime funded his 2007 election campaign.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/5/2012, 12:39 AM

Le Pen Scorns Both Major Parties Guaranteeing Hollande's Victory

Nicolas Sarkozy had to simultaneously win votes to his right and those in the center. He apparently will do neither.Amiel Ungar, 5/2/2012, 6:13 AM

Sarkozy: France is Committed to Israel's Security

French President Nicolas Sarkozy sends letter to President Shimon Peres to congratulate Israel’s on Independence Day.Elad Benari, 4/27/2012, 5:43 AM

Right Does Better Than Expected But Sarkozy Remains The Underdog

Although the right actually bested the left on the first round in overall votes, this will not save Nicolas Sarkozy on the second round.Amiel Ungar, 4/23/2012, 9:42 AM

France Elections Headed for Runoff

French President Nicolas Sarkozy to face socialist Francois Hollande in a runoff election on May 6.Elad Benari, 4/23/2012, 1:02 AM

French Gov't Votes to Upgrade Counter-Terror Measures

The conservative French government has voted for new anti-terror measures following last month's grisly murders in Toulouse and Montauban.Chana Ya'ar, 4/11/2012, 10:27 PM

Sarkozy Promises To Curb Immigrant Welfare Sponges

Nicolas Sarkozy pursued his difficult strategy of appealing to the right without alienating centrists and evoked specter of economic ruin.Amiel Ungar, 4/8/2012, 11:16 PM

French Police Arrest 19 Islamic Extremists

President Nicolas Sarkozy's promised crackdown on Islamic extremism in France has begun with a high-profile show of force by police.Gabe Kahn, 3/30/2012, 2:58 PM

Sarkozy Must Move Right And Left Simultaneously To Beat Hollande

In the aftermath of the Toulouse massacres. Sarkozy has slightly narrowed the odds. but needs votes to his right and left.Amiel Ungar, 3/30/2012, 4:58 AM

Sarkozy Wants Toulouse 'Monster' Buried in France

French president Nicolas Sarkozy and Toulouse mayor Pierre Cohen are at loggerheads over where to bury gunman Mohammad Merah.Gabe Kahn, 3/29/2012, 5:51 PM

France Prosecuting 'Big Bang' Terrorist

One week after the death of Islamist spree killer Mohammad Merah, France is taking another Franco-Algerian accused in a terror plot to trialGabe Kahn., 3/27/2012, 10:24 PM

Sarkozy Promises Crackdown on Extremism

French president Nicolas Sarkozy announced a crackdown on extremism as police seek to learn if Mohammad Merah had accomplicesGabe Kahn., 3/22/2012, 4:32 PM

Sarkozy Vows to Bring Toulouse Killer to Justice

French president Nicolas Sarkozy has promised the full might of France will be brought to bear on the murderer of four Jews in ToulouseGabe Kahn., 3/20/2012, 4:55 PM

Sarkozy Promises to Visit Israel If Re-elected

French President Nicolas Sarkozy promises that if he is re-elected, he will visit Israel and the PA to promote peace.Elad Benari, 3/7/2012, 6:10 AM

Sarkozy: Military Action is Not the Solution to Iranian Issue

French President speaks with local Jews, says "the situation is never military" to deal with the Iranian nuclear threat.Elad Benari, 2/9/2012, 1:17 PM

Gilad Shalit Meets President Sarkozy in Paris

Former kidnapped IDF soldier Gilad Shalit and his parents meet in Paris Wednesday with French President Nicolas Sarkozy. Chana Ya'ar, 2/8/2012, 6:05 PM

Sarkozy to Quit Politics if He Loses Re-Election

Is French President Nicolas Sarkozy a sore loser? Sarkozy claimed last weekend that he will quit politics if he is not re-elected.Chana Ya'ar, 1/26/2012, 10:10 AM

Turkey Warns Sarkozy Over Armenian Genocide Law

Turkey continues to threaten France as President Nicolas Sarkozy prepares to sign a bill recognizing the Armenian Genocide.Gabe Kahn., 1/24/2012, 7:59 PM

Sarkozy: Time Running Out on Iran Sanctions

French President Nicolas Sarkozy: We'll do anything to avoid military intervention in Iran, but more sanctions are required.Elad Benari, Canada, 1/20/2012, 10:41 PM

Rabbi Ovadia Yosef Agrees to Release His Would-Be Killer

Shas spiritual leader Rabbi Ovadia Yosef has agreed to a French request to release a terrorist who planned to kill him.Elad Benari, 12/12/2011, 3:17 AM

Sarkozy-Netanyahu 'Liar' Scandal a Matter of 'French Pride?'

It's not that Nicholas Sarkozy necessarily thinks that Binyamin Netanyahu - but he did make France "lose face," which is worse!David Lev, 12/8/2011, 8:04 PM

Sarkozy Tells French Jews: I Stand with Israel

French President Nicolas Sarkozy meets French Jews, tells them he is committed to the State of Israel.Elad Benari, 11/25/2011, 7:13 AM

Slandering the Prime Minister of Israel

The haters from within and the anti-Semites from without make Netanyahu's job even more difficult than it objectively is. A positive assessment of his period in office. Shalom Freedman, 11/18/2011, 9:00 AM

White House: Obama and Netanyahu Have a Good Relationship

White House tries to stifle diplomatic fallout from Obama-Sarkozy conversation, says Obama and Netanyahu are close.Elad Benari, 11/10/2011, 6:16 AM

Romney Moves to Profit from Sarkozy-Obama Exchange

Mitt Romney seized on unkind words between Sarkozy and Obama about Israel's Prime Minister in his courtship of the Jewish vote.Gabe Kahn., 11/9/2011, 7:23 PM

Sarkozy, C’est Fini

Sarkozy once spoke fondly of Israel. It seemed too good to be true - and it was. He turned out to be a temperamental control-freak whose economic reforms are meager and whose foreign policy is disastrous. And he has lost the Jewish vote.Dr. Emmanuel Navon, 11/9/2011, 3:43 PM

White House Doesn't Deny Obama, Sarkozy Conversation

The White House does not deny or confirm the conversation between Obama and Sarkozy, chooses to discuss peace process instead.Elad Benari, 11/9/2011, 4:15 AM

Sarkozy: We're Committed to Israel's Safety

French President Nicolas Sarkozy: If Iran threatens Israel, France will not stand by and ignore it.Elad Benari, Canada, 11/4/2011, 10:36 PM

Sarkozy: Turkey Should 'Revisit' History of Armenian Genocide

After taking a swipe at Israel, the French President raises a subject Turkey hates to discuss: the Armenian genocide.Gil Ronen, 10/7/2011, 12:40 AM

Sarkozy: Jewish State a 'Silly' Idea

French president Nicolas Sarkozy squarely blames Israel for stalled talks and says the Jewish state's national identity is "silly."Gabe Kahn., 10/6/2011, 9:12 PM

Veiled Woman Running Against Sarkozy

A woman who openly wears an Islamic face-veil in defiance of a French-ban will challenge Nicolas Sarkozy for the Presidency next year.Gabe Kahn., 9/22/2011, 9:11 PM

France Offers Compromise on PA's Statehood Bid

French President Nicolas Sarkozy suggests: The PA will upgrade it status in the UN and we'll offer peace solutions within a year.Elad Benari, 9/22/2011, 6:12 AM

Cameron, Sarkozy Make Surprise Tripoli Visit

British prime minister David Cameron and French president Nicolas Sarkozy visit Tripoli in show of support for interim rebel council.Gabe Kahn., 9/15/2011, 9:45 PM

EU Still 'Undecided' on PA Statehood Bid at UN

It appears the EU is still split over voting on the Palestinian Authority's bid for statehood recognition at the United Nations. Chana Ya'ar, 9/1/2011, 6:54 PM

Sarkozy Wants EU Consensus on PA Statehood

Amid the EU debt crisis and a push for PA trade, France's Nicolas Sarkozy wants a single European position on PA statehood. Gabe Kahn., 8/31/2011, 10:41 PM

Sarkozy, Merkel Propose Eurozone Gov't

In the wake of another financial crisis in Europe, France and Germany suggest forming a "true European economic government."Elad Benari, 8/16/2011, 9:24 PM

Carla Bruni Sends Sara Netanyahu a Note About Gilad Schalit

French First Lady Carla Bruni responded to Sara Netayahu's letter asking for aid in securing Gilad Schalit's release with a note of her own.Gabe Kahn., 6/3/2011, 3:10 PM

Netanyahu on Front Lines in Europe to Fight PA State

Netanyahu will dig into the diplomatic front lines next week and fly to London and Pairs as Europe tightens support for ‘Auschwitz Borders.”Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 4/26/2011, 10:51 PM

Sarkozy Tries to Take Over for Obama in Mideast Talks

Flamboyant French President Nicolas Sarkozy met with Abbas in Paris and announced he will ask to host a new summit with the PA, Israel and Egypt.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 9/27/2010, 5:10 PM