WJC horrified by anti-Semitic attack in Paris

World Jewish Congress expresses horror and concern after 79-year-old woman hit in the head with metal ball near Paris synagogue.Ben Ariel, 6/20/2019, 12:08 AM

Paris: Jewish woman hit in head with metal ball near synagogue

Metal ball hurled at 79-year-old woman's head, a day after a bowl of water was hurled at worshipers leaving the same synagogue.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 6/19/2019, 4:00 PM

After 15 years, Paris suburb gets its own synagogue

Paris suburb opens Jewish community center to cater to new arrivals.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 6/15/2019, 11:33 PM

France: Neo-Nazis planned attack on annual Jewish event

Far-right cell planned to target annual Jewish event in Paris, report says.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 6/12/2019, 9:47 AM

Paris alleys dedicated to children killed in Toulouse shooting

2 alleys which form a city square named for the 3 children killed in terror attack on Jewish school in Toulouse in 2012.Marcy Oster/JTA, 5/21/2019, 4:59 PM

Live: Yellow Vest protests in Paris

Tens of thousands demonstrate on streets of Paris during Labor Day protests.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/1/2019, 3:34 PM

Event featuring Jewish philosopher nixed amid fears of protests

Paris university cancels conference featuring Jewish philosopher targeted by anti-Semitic harassment recently over threats of protests.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 4/24/2019, 9:54 AM

Paris police: Notre Dame fire caused by electrical short-circuit

President Macron wants the cathedral to be rebuilt in time for the 2024 Summer Olympics in Paris but specialists say it could take 15 years.Sara Rubenstein, 4/19/2019, 2:17 PM

European rabbis express solidarity following Notre-Dame fire

President of Conference of European Rabbis expresses solidarity with French people, Catholic community following devastating cathedral fire.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/16/2019, 5:38 PM

Fire breaks out on Temple Mount during Notre-Dame blaze

Small fire reported on Jerusalem's Temple Mount Monday. Authorities say blaze has been extinguished.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/16/2019, 12:55 PM

Notre Dame Cathedral fire extinguished

Notre Dame Cathedral's spire collapses in fire, but firefighters salvage building's main towers.Elad Benari, 4/16/2019, 6:25 AM

French students film themselves vandalizing Jewish group office

Offices of Jewish student group in Paris vandalized at local university by 2 men who filmed themselves urinating on the group’s literature.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 4/3/2019, 4:23 PM

Paris-area Jewish school receives hate mail

Jewish school south of Paris sent letters celebrating the Holocaust. "Death to Jews" painted on fence of synagogue in separate incident.Ben Ariel, 2/27/2019, 4:32 AM

Man suspected of harassing Jewish philosopher arrested

Paris police arrest man for shouting anti-Semitic epithets at French philosopher and writer Alain Finkielkraut during "Yellow Vest" protest.Marcy Oster, JTA, 2/21/2019, 8:10 AM

Thousands protest against anti-Semitism in Paris

Thousands take to the streets of Paris to protest spate of recent anti-Semitic attacks.Elad Benari, 2/20/2019, 3:46 AM

Watch: Jewish philosopher harassed by 'yellow vest' protesters

Paris protesters confront Alain Finkielkraut, calling him "Dirty Zionist sh*t." Macron: "Negation of what makes us a great nation."AFP, 2/17/2019, 2:58 PM

Memorial for murdered French Jew vandalized near Paris

Tree planted in Paris suburb in honor of Jewish man tortured to death chopped down by vandals.David Rosenberg, 2/12/2019, 9:57 AM

Anti-Semitic graffiti found in Paris for 2nd time in 3 days

Swastikas and other anti-Semitic graffiti found in several locations across Paris, the second time in 3 days such graffiti has been found.Marcy Oster, JTA, 2/12/2019, 7:28 AM

‘Juden!’ spray painted in yellow on window of Paris bagel shop

Bagel shop in Paris vandalized with anti-Semitic tag.Marcy Oster, JTA, 2/10/2019, 6:46 PM

Arson suspected after 10 killed in Paris fire

10 people were killed, dozens more injured, after fire broke out in Paris apartment building.One suspect arrested.David Rosenberg, 2/5/2019, 2:31 PM

Nechama Rivlin meets with Israeli artists working in France

'You are Israeli artists but you are also citizens of the world’s capital city of art.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/23/2019, 6:54 PM

French woman confronts anti-Semitic protesters in Paris

74-year-old Jewish woman whose father was killed in Auschwitz confronts three men who made "reverse Nazi salute".Ben Ariel, 12/25/2018, 5:36 AM

Paris store says Ben Gurion Airport is in 'occupied territory'

Jewelry store at Paris Orly airport apologizes for describing Ben Gurion Airport as being located in “Occupied Palestine Territories”.Elad Benari, Canada, 12/21/2018, 10:29 PM

Live: Tear gas fired in violent Paris protests

Police and protesters clash in Paris as 'yellow vest' protests over cost of living continue. At least 65 injured, including 11 policemen.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/1/2018, 6:59 PM

Protesters riot against fuel tax in Paris

Tear gas, water cannon, smoke grenades: Protesters gather in streets of Paris to demonstrate against planned fuel tax.Mordechai Sones, 11/24/2018, 8:16 PM

'Iran using nuclear deal to build empire of aggression, terror'

'One way or another, illegal Arab town near J'lem will be evacuated,' Netanyahu says in Paris on 100th anniversary of World War I Armistice.David Rosenberg, 11/11/2018, 5:56 PM

Live: 100 years since the end of WWI

World leaders and dignitaries gather in Paris for special ceremony marking a century since the end on World War I. Watch live.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/11/2018, 1:44 PM

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

Jewish shop owner stabbed in Paris botched robbery

Jewish man stabbed in his phone shop in Paris in what police are saying was a botched robbery that ended in serious injury.JTA, 10/30/2018, 2:59 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

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

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

Two dead, one wounded in Paris suburb knife attack

Suspect, apparently known to French police, stabs mother and sister to death and wounds another person before being shot dead by police.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/23/2018, 1:30 PM

How the Mossad foiled Iranian plot to bomb Paris gathering

Israeli intelligence agency worked with European counterparts to catch Iranian cell which plotted to attack conference of Iranian dissidentsArutz Sheva Staff, 7/19/2018, 9:06 PM

Paris: Arab man beat elderly Jew, shouted 'Allahu akhbar!'

Police send man accused of beating Paris Jew while praising Allah to psychiatric review.JTA, 7/19/2018, 10:55 AM

France is a ticking time bomb

The "lost territories of the Republic" proclaim the failure of integration. Giulio Meotti, 7/9/2018, 1:46 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

Iranian diplomat arrested in Germany for planning attack

Diplomat at Iran's embassy in Vienna one of 4 arrested for involvement in plot to bomb rally of thousands of Iranian dissidents in Paris.Gary Willig, 7/2/2018, 7:22 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

‘This shop belongs to a Jew’

‘Jew-owned’ shop in Italy, Holocaust monuments in France and Holland vandalized.JTA, 6/13/2018, 2:57 PM

Hostage situation in Paris

Man reportedly holding three hostages in Paris building, demands to speak with Iranian embassy.Tal Polon, 6/12/2018, 8:49 PM

Municipality near Paris names street for 'Nakba'

Municipality near Paris names street for the “nakba” — an Arab-language word denoting 'catastrophe' of the founding of Israel.JTA and Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/12/2018, 5:04 PM

French Airbnb host religion-shames Jewish woman

Canadian Jewish woman look for lodging is mocked by host of Paris Airbnb destination: 'It is a shame Judaism makes you completely silly'.David Rosenberg, 5/31/2018, 7:36 PM

France: Muslim man arrested for insults outside Jewish school

Man who shouts about Allah, accuses people inside school of killing children arrested and sent to psychiatric institution.JTA, 5/17/2018, 12:14 AM

Why was this Paris synagogue's event canceled?

Suburban Paris synagogue nixes chief rabbi event amid fear of violence over Gaza.JTA, 5/16/2018, 10:20 PM

White House condemns Paris knife attack

White House condemns fatal knife attack in central Paris, Trump calls for changes to thought process on terror.Ben Ariel, 5/14/2018, 5:08 AM

'Knife intifada in the center of Paris'

Following terror stabbing in Paris, French Jewish MP tweets that 'It's time to finish off radical Islam. It’s them or us.'JTA, 5/13/2018, 11:28 AM

Paris stabber: 20-year-old Chechen national

Macron soothes: 'France has paid again with blood, but will not give an inch to the enemies of freedom.'Mordechai Sones, 5/13/2018, 11:10 AM

ISIS claims Paris stabbing attack

Islamic State group claims one of its "soldiers" was behind stabbing attack in central Paris in which one person was killed.Ben Ariel, 5/13/2018, 5:05 AM

Suspected stabbing attack in Paris

Stabber wounds eight people in Paris before being shot to death, reports say.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/12/2018, 11:18 PM

France slams Trump's comments on 2015 Paris attack

Trump said at NRA event that 'it would have been a whole different story' in brutal ISIS attack if people had carried guns.Tal Polon, 5/6/2018, 10:29 AM

Paris Jewish graves in danger

Conference of European Rabbis discusses phenomenon of Paris authorities digging up graves to resell plots in cemeteries.Yoni Kempinski, 5/4/2018, 11:17 AM

Jewish cemetery vandalized near Paris

Headstones targeted by vandals in Jewish cemetery outside of Paris.JTA, 4/18/2018, 10:28 AM

Jewish man found dead in Paris

Jewish man killed in his apartment in Paris. Police believe the motive for the crime is financial.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 4/13/2018, 11:36 PM

PM offers condolences to son of murdered Holocaust survivor

Netanyahu calls son of 85-year-old Holocaust survivor stabbed and burned in her Paris home. 'The people and State of Israel are with you.'JTA, 4/2/2018, 4:08 PM

Office of Paris Jewish student group vandalized

'Death to Israel' and 'long live Arafat' written on walls of Jewish student group as France mourns murdered Holocaust survivor.JTA, 3/29/2018, 10:10 PM

Room for Jewish student union at Sorbonne vandalized

5 days after murder of Holocaust survivor, room at prestigious Paris university defaced with anti-Semitic graffiti, its furniture destroyed.Yoni Kempinski, 3/28/2018, 9:24 PM