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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, Monday, 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 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

Payments to survivors deported on 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

Three Paris minors arrested with ISIS connections

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

More French Jews converting to Islam

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

'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 Jewish president backs 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

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 French 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 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 takes hard-line in 2017 bid

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 harassment of 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

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 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 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 razing of illegal building it funded

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

Film-maker accuses 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 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 charged with planning 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 probed for anti-Semitism

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 blasted for anti-Semitism

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

ISIS is coordinating attacks in Europe

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

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

Muslim group offers to bury French priest killer

After local Muslims refuse to bury terrorist, Danish Muslim group offers to take body of killer. 'It is a human right to be buried'.AFP, 8/3/2016, 9:20 PM

In wake of terror wave:145 make Aliyah from France

Fleeing recent terror wave and rising anti-Semitism in France, 145 people make Aliyah from Paris, Marseilles, Toulouse, Lyon and Nice.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/2/2016, 9:30 PM

Jews missing from French Muslim anti-Jihad letter

Leader of French Jews criticizes Muslim intellectuals whose petition against local jihadists omits any mention of anti-Semitic violence.JTA, 8/2/2016, 5:51 AM

Netanyahu: France itself has supported incitement

Opening Cabinet meeting, Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu calls for France to recognize that terror in Israel is same as terror in France.Shai Landesman, 7/31/2016, 1:14 PM

Austria extradites suspected terrorists to France

Austria extradites two men thought to be connected to the terrorists who carried out Paris attacks in November.Ben Ariel, Canada, 7/29/2016, 11:44 PM

French teacher investigated for anti-Semitism

A teacher in a prestigious French school is under investigation for sharing anti-Semitic conspiracy theories about Hollande, Holocaust.JTA, 7/29/2016, 2:46 PM

'We're open to ban on foreign funding for mosques'

French PM Valls says that he's open to interim ban on foreign funding for French mosques; 'We need new relationship with Islam in France.'Shai Landesman, 7/29/2016, 10:37 AM

Israeli envoy protests plans to honor Barghouti

Israeli Ambassador to France condemns initiative by several local councils to grant archterrorist Barghouti an honorary citizenship.Ben Ariel, 7/29/2016, 6:15 AM

Normandy terrorist calls for more attacks

ISIS-affiliated news agency releases video purportedly showing Normandy terrorist threatening France.Elad Benari, 7/29/2016, 2:16 AM

Normandy terrorists pledged allegiance to ISIS

The two jihadists who attacked a French church in Normandy pledge allegiance to ISIS in new video.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/28/2016, 4:12 AM

'France is at war and must learn from Israel'

French parliamentarian calls on government to learn from Israel's anti-terror operations. 'We're not prepared to confront terror threat.'Benny Toker, 7/27/2016, 7:24 PM

EJC: France attack is an attack on all religions

Head of the European Jewish Congress condemns ISIS attack on a church in Normandy.Ben Ariel, 7/27/2016, 4:41 AM

France church terrorist identified

French jihadist who took part in a church attack in Normandy identified as 19-year-old Adel Kermiche, who was under police surveillance.Ben Ariel, 7/27/2016, 3:09 AM

For Jews of Nice, attack comes as no surprise

Bastille Day attack in Nice came as no surprise to many locals, including many of the city’s 20,000 Jews.Cnaan Liphshiz, 7/27/2016, 12:01 AM

'They forced the priest to kneel and murdered him'

Witness to the terrorist attack in a Normandy church earlier today recounts the horror of the incident.Tal Polon, 7/26/2016, 9:00 PM

Hollande: ISIS has declared war on us

President of France arrives to the scene of Normandy attack where terrorists beheaded priest, acknowledges state of war with ISIS.Tal Polon, 7/26/2016, 6:49 PM

France: Police arrest 1 over priest's beheading

Suspect believed to be connected to two ISIS terrorists who murdered priest in front of parishioners in horrific attack.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/26/2016, 5:37 PM

Knifemen take hostages in French church

At least two attackers take hostages in church in northern France. Hostage-takers killed by police SWAT team.Ari Soffer, 7/26/2016, 12:54 PM

Ex-Congresswoman: Israel behind terror in Europe

A former Georgia congresswoman tweeted the accusation that Israel is responsible for the attacks in France and Germany.JTA, 7/25/2016, 4:42 PM

France extends state of emergency

French lawmakers vote to extend a state of emergency that has been in force since the Paris attacks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/21/2016, 3:40 AM

Family stabbed for 'immodest dress' in Alps

Moroccan-born man reportedly enraged by children wearing shorts stabs family. Authorities deny the remarks, refuse to speculate on motive.Matt Wanderman, 7/19/2016, 6:32 PM

France falls silent in aftermath of terror

France to hold a moment of silence at midday, as details of the Nice terror attack emerge. Sarkozy: 'We are at war. It will be us or them.'Catherine Marciano, Fran Blandy, 7/18/2016, 11:27 AM

France detains two in connection with Nice attack

French authorities arrest an Albanian couple in connection with the Nice terror attack that killed 84 people.Ben Ariel, 7/18/2016, 5:42 AM

Woman warns Israeli reporter about Nice

Channel 2 News's Europe correspondent warned by Nice woman that being there is dangerous for him because of local Arabs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/18/2016, 3:15 AM