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Former Israeli Ambassador to US: Boycott French products

Kulanu MK and ex-Ambassador to US tells Israelis to 'Think twice' before buying French goods.David Rosenberg, Monday, 11:07 AM

Francois Fillon wins French conservative party's primaries

Francois Fillon defeats Alain Juppe in second round of primaries, will be conservative candidate in next year's presidential election.Ben Ariel, Monday, 12:03 AM

France: Foiled terror plot was directed from ISIS heartland

Five men arrested in France for planning an attack in Paris were directed from the Islamic State group's heartland.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 11/25/2016, 10:27 PM

France foils planned terror attack in Paris

France arrests seven members of jihadist terror ring that was planning to attack Paris on December 1.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/25/2016, 5:16 AM

France: Armed man kills woman in a retirement home for monks

Woman found dead in a retirement home where 60 monks live north of Montpellier. Suspect is at large. Motive unknown.Ben Ariel, 11/25/2016, 2:09 AM

French retailers ordered to label 'settlement' products

France instructs importers and retail chains to label products from Judea, Samaria, eastern Jerusalem and the Golan. Israel outraged.Nitsan Keidar, 11/25/2016, 12:08 AM

French presidential candidate's comments on Jews 'misunderstood'

A spokesperson for a leading presidential candidate in France tried to soften his claim that Jews in the past did not respect French law.JTA, 11/24/2016, 3:13 AM

French presidential candidate: Jews wished to break our laws

Leading candidate for French president says France 'fought' against Jews who did not wish to obey French law.JTA, 11/23/2016, 5:49 PM

Sarkozy's comeback attempt falls short

Former French president, who hoped to return to power, comes in third place in his party's primary.Ben Ariel, 11/21/2016, 1:16 AM

French court charges man over plan to attack church

A French anti-terrorism court on Friday charged a 29-year-old man in connection with a thwarted bid to attack a church, 11/19/2016, 8:02 PM

Le Pen loses bid to overturn expulsion from party he founded

French far-right politician Jean-Marie Le Pen loses appeal against the decision by the party he founded to expel him.JTA, 11/17/2016, 10:48 PM

French embassy worker accused of anti-Semitism reinstated

French embassy in Tunisia reinstates employee who was suspended over anti-Semitic messages that appeared on his Facebook account.Ben Ariel and JTA, 11/17/2016, 3:37 AM

France will promote peace initiative despite Israeli opposition

Senior French diplomats say France will not stop trying to promote its peace initiative despite Israel's negative response to the idea.Elad Benari, 11/8/2016, 1:02 AM

Israel opposes French bid to impose peace settlement

Israel reiterated its opposition to France's call for an 'international conference,' says only direct negotiations can resolve conflict.AFP, 11/7/2016, 9:01 PM

Israel to France: Don't push us

PM Netanyahu's envoys warn France not to advance initiatives against Israel's official policy.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/7/2016, 2:23 PM

France adamant on peace initiative

France's Middle East envoy says his country is determined to promote its peace initiative, urges Israel to take part.Nitsan Keidar, 11/7/2016, 4:42 AM

French teens exonerated from synagogue arson

Two French teenagers suspected of trying to burn down a synagogue were exonerated; on the contrary, they had prevented the fire.JTA, 11/6/2016, 11:00 AM

Belgium to extradite suspect in Jewish museum shooting

Belgian court backs extradition to France of suspect in deadly attack on a Jewish museum in Brussels in 2014.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/4/2016, 4:42 AM

Fleeing France anti-Semitism, African Jewish family makes aliyah

Jewish family originally from the Ivory Coast leaves France for Israel amid anti-Semitism.Cnaan Liphshiz, 11/3/2016, 11:53 PM

French Jews urged to rally over UNESCO resolutions

Jews in France urged to rally outside Foreign Ministry to protest its failure to oppose UN resolutions that ignore Jewish ties to Jerusalem.JTA and Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/28/2016, 3:13 AM

Jean-Marie Le Pen's parliamentary immunity revoked

EU lawmakers lift the parliamentary immunity of former French far-right leader.Ben Ariel, 10/26/2016, 5:29 AM

France to UN: Condemn use of chemical weapons in Syria

French Foreign Minister Ayrault calls on UN Security Council to condemn use of chemical weapons in Syria war.AFP, 10/22/2016, 9:45 PM

Who will win French elections?

Can the FN LePen win the elections, even though she's new and far-right?AFP, 10/21/2016, 7:10 AM

Jews will leave France before they remove their kippahs

After far-right French politician calls to ban the kippah, French MP Meyer Habib says such a move would mean Jews have no place in France.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/18/2016, 10:39 PM

France right wing party leader: Ban kippahs

Marine Le Pen says a kippah ban in France would serve equality as Muslims have been banned from wearing burkas.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/17/2016, 9:27 PM

Putin cancels visit to France amid row over Syria

Russian President cancels visit to France after Francoise Hollande says Russia helped Syria commit a war crime in Aleppo.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 10/11/2016, 10:31 PM

Watch: Former Chief Rabbi of France laid to rest

Thousands pay their last respects to rabbi Joseph Haim Sitruk. Hundreds of French Jews arrive for funeral.Eliran Aharon, 9/26/2016, 12:16 PM

Former chief rabbi of France passes away at 71

Rabbi Yosef Haim Sitruk,former chief rabbi of France, passed away this morning (Sunday) at the age of 71.Haim Lev, 9/25/2016, 1:38 PM

France planning big push for Mideast peace conference

Foreign Minister Ayrault looks to use annual UN event to push for Mideast peace conference, promises benefits package if deal reached.David Rosenberg, 9/20/2016, 12:32 PM

Compensation for Holocaust survivors shipped via French trains

Payments have started issuing from a compensation fund for Holocaust survivors deported to Nazi camps via the French rail system.JTA, 9/16/2016, 11:54 AM

France took part in illegal construction in Israel

Israeli Foreign Ministry clarifies that the French citizens who condemned Israel for demolishing illegal structures in Area C should have reArutz Sheva Staff, 9/15/2016, 1:54 PM

Women and minors perpetrating terror for ISIS

Three minors have been arrested on suspicion of planning an attack as agents of ISIS. Interrogation disclosed their ISIS connections.Yoel Domb, 9/15/2016, 12:09 PM

French Jews are converting to Islam and even joining ISIS

According to reports from Jewish leaders in France, there is concern about a rise in conversions to Islam from within the Jewish community.Yoel Domb, 9/15/2016, 11:33 AM

Anti-Semitism in France down 64%

Anti-Semitic incidents in France have decreased by 64 percent in the first half of 2016, says local official.Ben Ariel and JTA, 9/15/2016, 6:30 AM

France: Car with gas tanks located near synagogue

In suspected terror attempt, a car with gas tanks was parked near a Marseille synagogue packed with worshippers on Shabbat morning.Haim Lev, 9/10/2016, 8:11 PM

France foils ISIS-style terror plot by three women

Three women behind a foiled attack in Paris were guided by ISIS, the city's prosecutor says.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 9/9/2016, 11:23 PM

President Hollande: France's secular laws can accommodate Islam

Amid scandal following France's 'Burkini ban', President insists that his country can 'make space' for Islam in secularist society.AFP, 9/8/2016, 3:25 PM

French Jewry's president appears to back burkini ban

The president of the umbrella group of French Jews appears to support a ban on the burkini.JTA, 9/6/2016, 3:42 AM

Algeria: Jewish graves to be desecrated, bones moved to ossuary

Algeria plans to move Jewish graves in 31 Jewish cemeteries around the country, dumping the unclaimed remains in a mass ossuary.Rachel Kaplan, 8/31/2016, 1:35 PM

A Yom Kippur apology to France's most famous anti-Semite

Why JTA's Canaan Liphshiz feels he may owe an apolody to Dieudonne M’bala M’bala.Cnaan Liphshiz, 8/30/2016, 1:00 AM

France presses UN to condemn Syrian chemical attacks

France pressing Security Council members to condemn the Syrian government over report that Syrian troops used chemical weapons.Ben Ariel, 8/29/2016, 5:16 AM

Sarkozy hopes terror fears, burkini ban will return him to power

Former French President tacks hard to the right as wave of terrorism and anxiety over refugee crisis shifts political landscape.David Rosenberg, 8/26/2016, 3:02 PM

UK Jews condemn reports of French police harassing Muslim women

Board of Deputies of British Jews condemns alleged police harassment in France of Muslim women wearing the "burkini".JTA, 8/25/2016, 1:31 AM

How Paris public schools became no-go zones for Jews

Young French and Belgian Jews are being brought up in a far more insular fashion than previous generations.Cnaan Liphshiz, 8/24/2016, 1:45 AM

Senior Paris rabbi defends controversial burkini ban

'There’s a religious war, a takeover of the secular establishment of the French republic'.JTA, 8/23/2016, 8:17 PM

France: Muslim stabs Chabad Jew

Police suspect the attack was anti-Semitically motivated.Rachel Kaplan, 8/19/2016, 1:40 PM

Catholics rally at French shrine under shadow of terror

Pilgrimage of Catholics to shrine at Lourdes goes ahead despite fears of cancellation. Security concerns cloud atmosphere at the gathering.Anne Lechvien, 8/15/2016, 4:04 PM

'Gas chamber' reference at French bar raises storm

Parisian bar slammed as 'insensitive' for serving drink called the 'gas chamber'.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/14/2016, 2:59 PM

France slams Israel’s razing of illegal building it funded

French officials demand Israel cease demolitions of illegal Arab structures.JTA, 8/14/2016, 8:39 AM

French film-maker accuses German hotel of excluding Israel

Film-maker Claude Lanzmann claims Arab clients had asked Israel to be removed from hotel phone list; company denies any wrongdoing.JTA, 8/12/2016, 7:37 AM

France concerned over reports of chemical attack in Syria

France alarmed at reports of a deadly chemical attack in the Syrian battleground city of Aleppo.Elad Benari, 8/12/2016, 5:13 AM

France is on the way to becoming a 'democratized' Islamic State

France is destroying churches and building mosques on its way to becoming an Islamic State. Giulio Meotti, 8/11/2016, 8:25 PM

France: Teenage girl charged with planning jihadist attack

French court remands 16-year-old girl accused of planning a jihadist attack in custody.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/9/2016, 3:14 AM

French embassy worker in Tunisia probed for anti-Semitic speech

Employee at the French embassy in Tunisia claims his Facebook account was hacked and "Hitler didn't finish the job" not written by him.JTA, 8/7/2016, 4:09 PM

French embassy employee under fire for anti-Semitic comments

An employee of France’s embassy in Tunisia says anti-Semitic comments posted under his name on Facebook were written by hackers.Ben Ariel, Canada, 8/6/2016, 12:50 AM

Ex-ISIS member claims they urged him to attack Germany

27 year-old Harry Sarfo, who is in prison in Germany for joining ISIS, retells what he heard from ISIS commanders to the New York TimesRachel Kaplan, 8/4/2016, 4:51 PM

Anxious summer as terror-hit French look over their shoulders

The French learn to live with terror threat, getting acquainted with situations very familiar to Israelis, such as 'suspicious packages.'Fran Blandy - AFP, 8/4/2016, 8:34 AM