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Japan backs France's peace initiative

Japanese envoy reportedly tells PA chairman his country backs France's initiative for a peace conference.Ben Ariel, 3/17/2016, 6:15 AM

France and PA discuss plans to force peace talks

Paris envoy meets with Abbas and other PA leaders on 'international conference' that Israel opposes, and is met with enthusiasm.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/15/2016, 6:42 PM

Kerry: Two state solution requires a 'global' push

Kerry still set on peace deal, discussing French initiative says 'international' effort necessary, amid reports of Obama's UN plans.Ari Yashar, 3/13/2016, 6:40 PM

France intervenes to take Hamas TV station off-air

Netanyahu thanks Hollande for helping stop incitement broadcast via French company; Hamas returns to airwaves soon after.Orli Harari, 3/12/2016, 6:44 PM

Why are French girls flocking to ISIS?

Experts try to explain why more French girls than boys are leaving to join jihad and live the 'punk rock' terror dream.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/10/2016, 8:51 PM

New French FM rescinds ultimatum to Israel

Incoming French Foreign Minister softens tone on proposed peace conference, rejects "automatic" recognition of Palestinian statehood.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/9/2016, 5:27 PM

French PM understands Jews' fear

French Prime Minister Manual Valls says anti-Semitism is unacceptable, no matter which side of the political map it comes from.Ben Ariel, 3/8/2016, 3:12 AM

France to hold soccer terror attack simulation

Ahead of Euro 2016 championship, France to prep for an attack, keeping in mind November attack on Stade de France - which is site of final.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/7/2016, 9:01 PM

Two 'radicalized' French teens return home

French teens suspected of trying to join ISIS in Syria returned home after two days. One now in deradicalization program.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/7/2016, 8:13 AM

France to ferry migrants to UK hours after Brexit

French officials reveal they plan to cancel UK border controls in Calais as soon as Britain votes to leave EU, and ship migrants over.Ari Yashar, 3/6/2016, 9:19 PM

French min. threatens to flood UK with migrants

Economy minister says if UK leaves EU, Paris will no longer allow UK border controls in Calais 'Jungle.'Ari Yashar, 3/3/2016, 6:55 PM

Abbas hopes French initiative succeeds like Iran

PA chairman hopes French initiative to hold an international peace conference could lead to a solution like talks on Iran's nuclear deal.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/2/2016, 4:46 AM

France razes makeshift refugee shelters in Calais

Clashes break out as demolition teams destroy improvised homes of migrants hoping to reach UK.Matt Wanderman, 3/1/2016, 8:37 AM

Did French Jewish teacher fabricate ISIS attack?

Tsion Sylvain Saadoun maintains he is telling the truth, but French prosecutors say his wounds were self-inflicted.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/25/2016, 4:02 PM

Torah scrolls dedicated to Paris attack victims

Two Torah scrolls will be dedicated in memory of the victims of the Hypercasher supermarket attack in Paris.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/22/2016, 10:47 AM

PA welcomes French peace initiative

PA welcomes French peace initiative, which calls for recognition of Palestine if an international peace conference fails.Elad Benari, 2/19/2016, 5:12 AM

Netanyahu rejects 'mystifying' French 'peace plan'

French proposal to hold talks - and then recognize 'Palestinian state' even if talks fail - makes absolutely no sense, PM says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/16/2016, 8:25 PM

French ultimatum to Israel: Accept PA demands

Plans for French peace conference support PA demands, include thinly veiled ultimatum to Israel.David Rosenberg, 2/16/2016, 1:56 PM

France condemns bombing of MSF hospital

France says bombardment of Doctors Without Borders hospital is a war crime.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/16/2016, 2:12 AM

French parliament sets up probe into 2015 attacks

French lawmakers form a commission of inquiry into possible security failings over 2015 terror attacks in Paris.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/12/2016, 3:14 AM

PA asks EU to recognize 'Palestine'

Fatah Central Committee member Nabil Shaath calls on EU to impose sanctions on Israel in order to end the "occupation".Dalit Halevi, 2/11/2016, 6:13 AM

France approves post-attacks constitution changes

French lawmakers vote in favor of measures to change the constitution following November 13 Paris attacks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/11/2016, 3:46 AM

Jordan won't extradite kosher restaurant attackers

French terror victims' group 'astounded' as Jordanian gov't uses technicality to allow terrorists behind 1982 attack to walk free.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/10/2016, 4:38 PM

Drop in Paris tourism, but still top tourist spot

In light of mass ISIS attack France sees significant drop in visitors, but many still come because 'it could happen anywhere.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/10/2016, 7:22 AM

France to strip citizenship from terrorists

France's lower house of parliament narrowly passes law to strip people convicted of terrorist offences of their French nationality.Ben Ariel, 2/10/2016, 4:15 AM

France cancels purchase of Israeli drones

After BDS France petition against purchase of Israeli-developed Watchkeeper drone, French gov't goes with another company.Cynthia Blank, 2/7/2016, 11:27 AM

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

EU to lay out plans to fight terror financing

European Commission looks for new tools in fighting terror after November attack in Paris.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/2/2016, 11:40 AM

Rivlin slams France for 'going above our heads'

President urges Foreign Ministry to defend Israel against French threats to recognize 'Palestine'; PM predicts French will 'sober up.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/31/2016, 7:24 PM

'Israel ready to talk but no pre-conditions'

Netanyahu blasts French proposal for peace talks as an 'incentive' for Palestinians 'not to compromise.'Nitzan Keidar, 1/31/2016, 2:17 PM

'You don't negotiate with a gun to the head'

Ambassador to UN blasts French ultimatum to bring Israel back to negotiating table: 'Mideast peace won't be promoted through threats.'Cynthia Blank, 1/31/2016, 1:53 PM

Liberman slams 'worthless government'

Yisrael Beytenu chair demands reaction to Hamas re-arming, asserts Israel should reject French 'ultimatum' for peace 'out of hand.'Cynthia Blank, 1/31/2016, 8:34 AM

Hamas: Peace talks are a 'waste of time'

Hamas spokesman says the group rejects France's latest peace initiative, notes Hamas views peace talks as useless.Dalit Halevi, 1/31/2016, 5:46 AM

Disneyland man charged with possessing weapons

French police determine man who was found with handguns and a Koran in Disneyland was not planning a terrorist attack.Ben Ariel, 1/31/2016, 5:05 AM

Abbas welcomes France's peace proposal

PA chairman supports French initiative to jumpstart the peace process through international peace conference.Elad Benari, 1/31/2016, 1:56 AM

'Will France also suggest conference for ISIS?'

Political officials express fury over French proposal. US also prefers solution that is not unilateral.Nitsan Keidar, 1/30/2016, 10:15 PM

France threatens to recognize 'Palestine'

French Foreign Minister says his country would recognize a Palestinian state if efforts to resume peace talks fail.Ben Ariel, Canada, 1/29/2016, 8:26 PM

Hundreds in France protest 'executioner' Rouhani

Iranian president given raucous welcome over the execution of 2,000 people since he came to power, as protesters demand justice.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/28/2016, 8:55 PM

Koran and gun-toting man arrested near Disneyland

28-year-old arrested entering hotel with two guns, bullets and a Koran in his bag, woman with him also arrested at theme park.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/28/2016, 7:21 PM

French car giant strikes deal with Iran

PSA Peugeot Citroen signed a deal with Iranian car maker Khnodro to return to the country after a four year hiatus due to sanctions.Raphael Poch, 1/28/2016, 1:23 PM

Anti-Semitic comic 'to be deported' from Hong Kong

Dieudonne is being held at Hong Kong's airport following complaints from French, Israeli consulates.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/28/2016, 1:12 PM

French Jewish MP urges caution on Iran

Meir Habib calls on France to condition strengthening of ties with Iran on a change of policy in the Islamic Republic.Yedidya Ben Or, 1/27/2016, 4:45 AM

French Jews treated 'like second-class citizens'

French Jewish leader Roger Cukierman warns of twin danger from Islamists, far-right, says rising anti-Semitism 'unacceptable.'Yoni Kempinski, 1/26/2016, 9:12 PM

France trying to get Netanyahu and Abbas to meet?

Channel 2 News reports that France is trying to organize a regional conference on security that will force Netanyahu and Abbas to meet.Elad Benari, 1/26/2016, 6:13 AM

French PM: We'll protect Jews with 'all our might'

French Prime Minister Manuel Valls stresses his country's commitment to Jews amid growing anti-Semitism.Ben Ariel, 1/26/2016, 4:42 AM

Britain and France downplay latest ISIS video

France and Britain dismiss ISIS video showing Paris attackers, as Europol warns of threat from the terrorist group.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/26/2016, 1:16 AM

Herzog to France: Stop promoting harmful decisions

Opposition leader meets French President and Foreign Minister, blasts EU decision on Judea and Samaria.Elad Benari, Canada, 1/22/2016, 9:42 PM

Suspects arrested in murder of Jewish politician

French police arrest two suspects in the murder of Alain Ghozland, say it is still unknown whether the murder was an anti-Semitic act.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/20/2016, 6:45 AM

Student expelled for anti-Semitic comments

Amira Jumaa becomes first student expelled from the prestigious Sciences Po University in Paris for her Jew hatred.Shoshana Miskin, 1/17/2016, 5:50 PM

France identifies suicide bomber from raid

Suicide bomber who blew himself up during police raid in Saint-Denis identified as a Belgian-Moroccan man.Ben Ariel, 1/15/2016, 6:46 AM

French planes bomb ISIS communications center

Propaganda center near Mosul taken out as coalition keeps up the pressure on ISIS in Iraq.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/14/2016, 12:26 PM

French MPs wear kippot to National Assembly

In wake of brutal anti-Semitic attack in Marseilles, MP Habib proclaims if Jews stop wearing kippot it will be a 'surrender to terror.'Cynthia Blank, 1/13/2016, 10:14 PM

Twitter users show support for kippah protest

French Twitter posters use #TousAvecUneKippa along with pictures of celebrities wearing kippot in support of Jewish community.Matt Wanderman, 1/13/2016, 7:04 PM

Teen jihadist 'proud' of attack on Jewish teacher

15-year-old ISIS supporter who slashed a Jew in Marseille says he is 'ashamed' he did not succeed in murdering him in broad daylight.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/13/2016, 1:55 PM

France's chief rabbi disagrees with call on kippot

The chief rabbi of France encourages Jews to continue wearing skullcaps and not give in to anti-Semitic violence.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/13/2016, 9:09 AM

Anti-Semitic stabber in Marseille: a Pro-ISIS Kurd

Turkish Kurd teen who hacked a Jewish teacher with a machete did it for ISIS, prosecutor claims 'he does not have a full grasp of Islam.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/11/2016, 6:47 PM

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

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