Minorities in France suffer under their government

Arabs and blacks are often treated unfairly in certain areas in France., 5/11/2017, 12:47 PM

'US alerted France to Russian election hacking'

'Look, we're watching the Russians, we're seeing them penetrate some of your infrastructure.'Mordechai Sones, 5/9/2017, 7:54 PM

Watch: Chief Rabbi of France relieved following Le Pen defeat

Rabbi Haim Korsia relieved by defeat of Marine Le Pen, but is worried her supporters have forgotten French brotherhood.Yoni Kempinski, 5/9/2017, 6:56 PM

Macron victory a 'powerful message'

Head of the Conference of European Rabbis says French voters sent message to far-right by election Emmanuel Macron.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/9/2017, 5:05 AM

Paris train station evacuated over security threat

Police evacuate Gare du Nord station in Paris following security threat. No details provided.Ben Ariel, 5/9/2017, 4:16 AM

'France was saved from the extremists'

Rabbi Aryeh Weil of the Portuguese Synagogue in Paris speaks to Arutz Sheva about the aftermath of Macron's victory.Refael Levi, Paris, 5/9/2017, 12:04 AM

Netanyahu, Macron speak following French election victory

Israeli Prime Minister calls French President-elect to congratulate him on election victory, discuss improving French-Israeli ties.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/8/2017, 9:54 PM

'New French President presents an opportunity for change'

French-Israeli Professor says election of Emmanuel Macron as President of France potentially good for Israel, better than the alternative.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/8/2017, 6:20 PM

French Jews ‘relieved’ over Macron victory

French Jewish leaders express satisfaction and relief over presidential election result, but are worried about level of support for Le PenJTA, 5/8/2017, 5:16 PM

Why is New York City honoring a Nazi collaborator?

Jewish groups up in arms over street marker on Broadway honoring French collaborator convicted of treason.Ben Shaul, 5/8/2017, 1:05 PM

Ambassador to France: MK's tweet was not helpful

Israeli Ambassador to France says Israel supports Macron, slams MK who tweeted in support of Le Pen.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/8/2017, 11:15 AM

Europe's Jewish leaders congratulate Macron

Conference of European Rabbis, European Jewish Congress congratulate Emmanuel Macron for winning presidential runoff.Ben Ariel, 5/8/2017, 6:08 AM

Netanyahu: I look forward to working with Macron

Prime Minister Netanyahu congratulates Emmanuel Macron on his victory in the French presidential elections.Ben Ariel, 5/7/2017, 11:35 PM

Macron campaign office vandalized with anti-Semitic graffiti

Campaign office of French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron vandalized with anti-Semitic and anti-Israel messages on eve of runoff.JTA, 5/7/2017, 7:30 PM

French MP rebukes Oren Hazan

Jewish MP slams Likud MK for endorsing nationalist French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen, who wants to ban shechita, kippot in public.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/7/2017, 5:27 PM

French chief rabbi joins clergy endorsement of Marcon

French Rabbi Haim Korsia joins Christian and Muslim leaders in endorsing centrist candidate Macron over far-right candidate Marine Le Pen.JTA, 5/4/2017, 4:03 PM

Le Pen, Macron attack each other at debate

Marine Le Pen accuses Emmanuel Macron of being complacent about Islamists. Macron says Le Pen insulted many Jews.Ben Ariel, 5/3/2017, 11:38 PM

Macron at Holocaust Memorial: Never again

French presidential candidate pays homage to the tens of thousands of French Jews killed in the Holocaust.Elad Benari, 5/1/2017, 5:10 AM

'Sarah Halimi's murderer is not insane'

French Jewish leader calls on police to treat Halimi's death as a murder - and not an act of insanity.Guy Cohen, 4/30/2017, 2:45 PM

Le Pen denounces Holocaust doubters

French presidential candidate says she "abhors" Holocaust doubters following her deputy's expression of skepticism about Nazi gas chambers.Elad Benari, Canada, 4/28/2017, 9:10 PM

Le Pen replacement made statements denying Holocaust

Jean-François Jalkh, Marine Le Pen's replacement as the head of the National Front party in France, has denied Nazis used gas chambers.JTA, 4/27/2017, 5:00 PM

France blames Syrian regime for chemical weapons attack

French intelligence services say they have scientific proof that Syrian regime was responsible for April 4 chemical weapons attack.Ben Ariel, 4/27/2017, 4:12 AM

French mayor fined €2000 for tweeting 'too many Muslim children'

Right-wing French mayor fined 2,000 euros for inciting hatred, after declaring there were 'too many Muslim children' in local schools.Yoel Domb, 4/26/2017, 7:59 PM

Ten arrested in connection with Paris Hypercacher attacks

Arms dealer among 10 people arrested in investigation into deadly 2015 terrorist attack on kosher supermarket in Paris.AFP, 4/26/2017, 4:01 PM

Le Pen says she'd ban shechitah

Far right candidate says she'd ban ritual slaughter if elected President of France.JTA, 4/25/2017, 10:00 PM

French investors take interest in Israel

Conference to be attended by 250 senior French businessmen this week to promote French investments in Israel.Mordechai Sones, 4/25/2017, 2:31 PM

The elections in France - as seen from Israel

Watch: ILTV speaks with France expert Naftali BensimonILTV, 4/25/2017, 1:40 PM

Le Pen temporarily steps down from her party

Marine Le Pen steps aside as leader of National Front in order to appeal to wider audience.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/24/2017, 11:40 PM

'The Challenge - Remembering and Studying the Holocaust'

French ambassador declares at Holocaust memorial ceremony 'France cooperated in this nefarious madness, and we will fight Holocaust denial.'Mordechai Sones, 4/24/2017, 11:09 PM

Le Pen hails 'historic' result

French far-right leader hails election result which showed she will face Emmanuel Macron in runoff.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/23/2017, 11:37 PM

French Jews fear rise of anti-Israel leftist candidate

Rise of Melenchon, a former Communist Party member and unabashed enemy of Israel, stokes fears among French Jews.Cnaan Liphshiz, 4/23/2017, 4:34 PM

French consulate in New York evacuated after bomb threat

French consulate in New York briefly evacuated following bomb threat.Ben Ariel, 4/23/2017, 6:05 AM

Trump: Paris attack will probably help Le Pen

President Trump does not endorse Le Pen but believes attack in Paris will help her in the election.Ben Ariel, Canada, 4/22/2017, 1:30 AM

Jewish Le Pen supporter blames weak government for Paris attack

Deadly terror attack in Paris the result of weak, indecisive government, says prominent Jewish backer of Marine Le Pen.JTA, 4/21/2017, 2:50 PM

Trial opens for 20 members of French terror cell

Twenty members of a jihadist network thought to have been behind a grenade attack on a Jewish grocery store in 2012 put on trial in France.AFP, 4/20/2017, 1:50 PM

France has evidence Assad used chemical weapons

French Foreign Minister says his country has evidence the Syrian government carried out chemical weapons attack in Idlib.Elad Benari, 4/20/2017, 2:06 AM

France foils pre-election terror attack

French security services arrest two men accused of plotting an attack, five days before presidential election.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/19/2017, 6:34 AM

Marine LePen: Fundamentalist Islam is a mortal danger

France's Le Pen accuses rival Macron of being soft on Islamists.AFP, 4/15/2017, 10:47 PM

Le Pen: I'll be the greatest defender of French Jewry

National Front presidential candidate slams BDS movement, says her inner circle is free of anti-Semites.David Rosenberg, 4/13/2017, 12:09 PM

Foreign Ministry condemns Le Pen's Holocaust statement

Israel's Foreign Ministry responds to French candidate's statement, says it goes against French leaders' admission of responsibility.Nitsan Keidar, 4/10/2017, 10:55 AM

Le Pen denies France rounded up Jews

Marine Le Pen denies French state was responsible for wartime round-up of Jews who were then sent to Nazi death camps.Ben Ariel, 4/10/2017, 12:04 AM

Hundreds demonstrate in Paris following murder of Jewish woman

Rally held outside Paris home of Jewish woman murdered by Muslim neighbor.JTA, 4/9/2017, 9:33 PM

France expels grandson of Muslim Brotherhood founder

France expels Swiss Islamist preacher Hani Ramadan, says he posed a threat to public order.Ben Ariel, 4/9/2017, 5:16 AM

Vandals smash 80% of headstones in French Jewish cemetery

Unknown perpetrators smash 40 out of 50 headstones in Jewish cemetery east of Paris.JTA, 4/1/2017, 10:10 PM

'Krav Maga prevents bullying, instills discipline, confidence'

Krav Maga, an Israeli martial art, is trending in Paris; French anti-Semitism victims says it saved his life.JTA, 4/1/2017, 8:51 PM

Europe blasts Israeli construction

Britain, France and Germany condemn Israel's approval of new community for Amona residents, say it undermines peace.Ben Ariel, Canada, 3/31/2017, 11:29 PM

French report questions existence of Islamic anti-Semitism

Report by French authorities questions link between anti-Zionism and Jew-hatred, claims decrease in anti-Semitic incidents.Gary Willig and JTA, 3/30/2017, 10:06 PM

'How can France allow anti-Semitic demonstrations?'

French MP demands anti-Israel demonstration be cancelled after previous demonstrations devolved into blatant anti-Semitism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/30/2017, 3:47 PM

Truck accident topples gravestones in Jewish cemetery near Paris

Truck belonging to the city of Paris plows through a Jewish cemetery and topples 13 tombstones in what authorities say was an accident.JTA, 3/27/2017, 5:44 PM

Did the Mossad recruit agents in France?

French newspaper reports Mossad agents tried to recruit French agents to spy for Israel in 2010.Ben Ariel, 3/27/2017, 2:08 AM

French Jewish community 'a model for integration'

French rabbi says attitudes of country's presidential candidates shows Jewish integration is a model for integrating other communities.JTA, 3/23/2017, 6:36 PM

Paris airport attacker was under drugs, alcohol

Blood tests find that suspected Islamic extremist who took soldier hostage at Orly Airport was under influence of drugs and alcohol.Ben Ariel, 3/20/2017, 3:16 AM

Paris: Man swipes weapon from soldier, shot dead

Security forces shoot Muslim male after he snatches weapon from female soldier.Chana Roberts, 3/18/2017, 7:19 PM

French candidate promises to protect Jewish rights

In bid to defeat Le Pen, French center-right candidate cozies up to Jews.JTA, 3/18/2017, 6:56 PM

School shooting in France leaves 2 injured

A heavily armed student opened fire in his high school in southern France, wounding 2 people.AFP, 3/16/2017, 4:03 PM

French conservatives apologize for ‘anti-Semitic’ cartoon

Francois Fillon’s conservative political party apologizes for tweeting anti-Semitic caricature of rival candidate Emmanuel Macron.JTA, 3/12/2017, 4:35 PM

France criticizes Trump, but forgets its own past statements

France says one doesn't show disapproval of ally's behavior, condemns Trump for criticism, but doesn't refrain from criticizing Israel. Morton A. Klein, ZOA President, 3/11/2017, 6:50 PM