Anti-Semitism in France up 69 percent

French PM says anti-Semitic acts in the country rose by 69 percent in the first nine months of 2018.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 11/9/2018, 10:05 PM

France says no Petain homage after 'great soldier' outcry

'The marshals whose honor has not been tarnished, and only those, will be honored by the republic,' says spokesman.AFP, 11/8/2018, 1:47 PM

French MP: Petain was no 'great soldier'

French MP Meyer Habib reacts to President Macron's intention to honor Nazi collaborator.Mordechai Sones, 11/8/2018, 11:48 AM

Police declare assaults on Jews in Paris hate crimes

Jewish teens assaulted in two separate incidents in French capital. Police say attacks were likely hate crimes.JTA, 11/5/2018, 2:59 PM

Graffiti in Nice, France mocks synagogue shooting victims

Mikvah in Nice, France vandalized with graffiti mocking Jews killed during Pittsburgh synagogue shooting.JTA, 11/1/2018, 9:33 PM

Will France try to present a peace plan?

According to reports, amid Israeli concerns over a French peace plan, Macron sent a special envoy for talks in Jerusalem and Ramallah.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/31/2018, 9:22 PM

French students accused of ranking Jewish classmates on FB

University students in France listed and ranked Jewish classmates according to level of affiliation as string of anti-Semitic jokes online.JTA, 10/30/2018, 5:14 PM

France to increase vigilance around synagogues

French President Macron condemns Pittsburgh shooting, offers support to grieving families.Ben Ariel, 10/28/2018, 6:34 AM

France ready to back sanctions against Saudi Arabia

French President says he is ready to back sanctions against those responsible for murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi.Elad Benari, 10/25/2018, 5:43 AM

Oui, Macron: l’islamization en marche'!

The left can rest now - the fight is over before it ever began. Giulio Meotti, 10/24/2018, 8:47 PM

French nationalist leader praises leading Holocaust denier

Jean-Marie Le Pen, former leader of the National Front party, eulogizes Robert Faurisson, one of the founders of Holocaust denial movement.David Rosenberg, 10/24/2018, 8:20 AM

Father of Holocaust denial movement dead at 89

French academic Robert Faurisson, who helped build Holocaust-denial movement, dies at age 89.JTA, 10/23/2018, 7:40 AM

France: Israel should cancel demolition of Bedouin outpost

France welcomes decision to postpone demolition of Khan al-Ahmar, but also urges Israel to cancel the demolition altogether.Elad Benari, 10/23/2018, 6:08 AM

Despite surge from Russia, aliyah falls in 2018

Immigration to Israel declines in 2018, despite 35% increase in immigration from Russia, as French aliyah declines.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 10/12/2018, 2:59 PM

Nazi-looted painting ordered returned to heirs of Jewish owner

French court orders 1887 Pissarro returned to heirs of Jewish owner after rejecting appeal by American couple who sued to retain ownership.JTA, 10/3/2018, 8:02 PM

France suspends demand for 'settlement' product labeling

France reportedly suspends insistence on special labeling for Judea and Samaria products after lawsuit calling the practice discriminatory.JTA, 10/3/2018, 7:17 PM

In France, they are crying “Death to the Whites”

A significant part of France has actually stood up to shout “Death to Whites”- and Jews are considered double whites. Giulio Meotti, 10/2/2018, 6:10 PM

French Source: Iran ordered terror attack

French diplomatic source says decision to freeze Iranian assets follows determination Iran responsible for attempted bombing in Paris.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/2/2018, 5:53 PM

France freezes Iranian intelligence assets

France instructs assets of Iranian intel operating in France be seized, in response to foiled terror attack in Paris.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/2/2018, 12:47 PM

Toulouse imam probed for anti-Semitic sermon

French prosecutors open investigation after prominent imam promises Israel's destruction.JTA, 9/27/2018, 5:15 PM

French far-right leader ordered to undergo psychiatric test

Marine Le Pen outraged after being ordered to undergo psychiatric tests for tweeting pictures of atrocities committed by ISIS.Ben Ariel, 9/21/2018, 2:09 AM

French soccer club to ban fan who used Nazi salute

Lyon supporter who made Nazi salute during game against Manchester to be banned from attending further games.JTA, 9/20/2018, 10:49 PM

Anti-Semitism in France: 'Jewish trash lives here'

Jewish resident's front door vandalized in Paris with anti-Semitic writing, far-right symbol. Incident marks 3rd time home vandalized.David Rosenberg, 9/20/2018, 8:52 PM

New book reveals depth of French collaboration with Nazis

'The State Against the Jews' reveals French authorities were willing collaborators in hunting down, deporting Jews to concentration camps.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/19/2018, 9:00 PM

French chief rabbi: pray for terror victims on Yom Kippur

This year will be last that September 19 National Commemoration for Victims of Terrorism occurs during Jewish month of Tishrei.JTA, 9/17/2018, 5:07 PM

Painting looted by Nazis returned to rightful owner

Renoir painting stolen by the Nazis from Paris bank vault returned after more than 70 years.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/13/2018, 3:36 AM

Macron attends pre-Rosh Hashanah ceremony in Paris synagogue

French president visits Great Synagogue, as community leaders lament: 'France, the land of asylum, is becoming a land of exile for Jews.'JTA, 9/5/2018, 5:07 PM

France's 'Great Replacement' - in numbers

Why France? For two reasons, essentially. It is the country with the oldest, most important and stratified immigration experience. And because it is the country that grows most demographically in Europe. Giulio Meotti, 9/5/2018, 12:54 AM

Paris Jew says he was beaten in robbery-turned-hate crime

Victim says assailants singled him out because of his Star of David pendant during attack in Paris.JTA, 9/4/2018, 1:31 PM

From France to Samaria: 'Love at first sight'

Samaria Regional Council holds reception to welcome French olim to community of Bruchin.Ido Ben Porat, 8/31/2018, 10:21 AM

France: Iran cannot avoid talks on ballistic missile program

French Foreign Minister says Iran respecting nuclear deal but cannot avoid talks on other issues.Elad Benari, 8/31/2018, 6:45 AM

French city celebrates reopening of medieval yeshiva

French city of Rouen to celebrate reopening of oldest known Jewish building in Europe, a 12th century yeshiva.JTA, 8/29/2018, 3:48 PM

Jewish French MP gets white powder in the mail

Policemen converge on Meyer Habib's office in Paris after he receives envelope filled with white powder. 'Jewish pig, you will die.'Tzvi Lev, 8/27/2018, 6:46 PM

France condemns Israeli construction in Judea and Samaria

France says new housing units for Judea and Samaria harm a future Palestinian state.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/24/2018, 10:24 PM

Report: Ramming attack at French nightclub

Drunk driver rams vehicle into crowd after being refused entry into nightclub, report say.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/19/2018, 2:05 PM

Gaza man jailed for assaulting kippah-wearing Jew in Switzerland

Muslim brutalizes Jewish man on Switzerland train; sentenced to four months prison for assault but not convicted of hate crime.JTA - Mordechai Sones, 8/8/2018, 4:49 PM

France bans smartphones from schools

France bans students from using smartphones, tablets, during school hours.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/2/2018, 10:30 AM

Israeli woman killed in accident in France

Israeli woman critically injured in car accident in Val Thorens and later dies of her injuries.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/1/2018, 11:37 PM

French ban on smartphones in schools

Education Minister: 'Our main role is to protect children and adolescents. It is a fundamental role of education, and this law allows it.'Mordechai Sones, 7/31/2018, 11:01 PM

Anti-Israel graffiti, PA flags on French synagogue.

'Anti-Zionist rhetoric targeting Israel that is placed on a synagogue confirms that anti-Zionists are notorious anti-Semites.'JTA, 7/31/2018, 3:13 PM

Algeria to retry 'jihadist mentor' expelled by France

Algeria to retry radical Islamic preacher who became mentor to French jihadists and who was expelled from France.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/17/2018, 5:14 AM

France expels 'mentor' of 2015 jihadist attackers to Algeria

France releases, expels, terrorist who mentored 'generations' of aspiring jihadists.JTA, 7/16/2018, 4:05 PM

French Jewish woman’s killer found unfit to stand trial

Second psychiatric evaluation finds suspect in alleged murder of Sarah Halimi in Paris was not responsible for his actions.Ben Ariel, 7/12/2018, 4:15 AM

French Jewish family told to remove mezuzah outside apartment

'We remind you no personal object may be presented in public areas, request you move mezuzah inside; Thank you for your understanding.'JTA and Mordechai Sones, 7/11/2018, 1:13 AM

Muslim leader faces death threats after meeting IDF spokesman

French Imam comes under fire for condemning Hamas, Iran in video with IDF spokesman.David Rosenberg, 7/10/2018, 1:45 PM

3 French Muslim men sentenced for anti-Semitic rape, robbery

3 French Muslim men singled out Jewish couple for rape, robbery. Attackers said home invasion was 'for Palestine'.JTA, 7/8/2018, 6:36 PM

Joint French-Israeli naval exercise

First of its kind exercise between French and Israeli navies prepares both nations for Middle East warfare.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/8/2018, 6:07 PM

Leading French shipping group pulls out of Iran

French shipping group CMA CGM announces it is pulling out of Iran following U.S. sanctions on companies operating in the country.Elad Benari, 7/8/2018, 6:05 AM

French watchdog accuses Muslim leader of incitement

BNVCA files complaint against French Muslim leader who defended imam's speech about killing Jews.JTA, 7/7/2018, 11:49 PM

French website removes ad for Auschwitz showerhead

Classified ads website in France removes ad marketing a secondhand showerhead as coming from Auschwitz.Ben Ariel, Canada, 7/7/2018, 1:33 AM

French FM to Iran: Stop threatening to violate the deal

French FM Le Drian tells Iran that threats to leave deal don't allow Europe to create economic compensation package.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/6/2018, 11:08 AM

Netanyahu hints: Israel prevented Iranian attack on France

Israeli PM says 'no coincidence' Iranian plot to bomb rally in Paris was thwarted.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/4/2018, 10:09 PM

Report: French gangster may be hiding as haredi Jew

Notorious gang-leader who made daring helicopter escape from prison may be seeking to flee to Israel.Gary Willig, 7/2/2018, 8:07 PM

Paris attack suspect justifies killings

Suspected sole surviving terrorist from 2015 attacks in Paris comes close to admitting his role in the attacks.Elad Benari, Canada, 6/30/2018, 2:17 AM

French imam predicts Israel's demise in sermon

Jewish groups outraged after leader of interfaith group quotes Hadith about Muslims killing Jews in sermon at Grand Mosque of Toulouse.JTA, 6/27/2018, 8:43 PM

Possible terror attack in French supermarket

2 wounded after woman shouting 'Allahu Akbar' stabs shoppers in French supermarket.David Rosenberg, 6/17/2018, 3:26 PM

French girl assaulted inside Jewish school

3 teens chase Jewish student into her school, beat her despite presence of security guard.JTA, 6/15/2018, 12:23 PM