France, Germany, UK: Iran has nuclear-capable missiles

France, Germany and the United Kingdom say Iran defied UN call by developing nuclear-capable ballistic missiles.Elad Benari, 12/5/2019, 2:40 AM

France plans hate crime bureau after Jewish cemetery desecrated

After 107 graves in Jewish cemetery desecrated, France vows to form bureau to combat hate crimes.AFP, 12/4/2019, 3:02 PM

Cemetery vandalism: 'We are shocked and appalled'

Chief Rabbi of Strasbourg comments on vandalism of Jewish cemetery in Westhoffen: Police have to find a way to deal with the vandals.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/3/2019, 11:34 PM

'Masks are removed: Anti-Zionism is anti-Semitism'

WZO, Jewish Agency praise French National Assembly for resolution acknowledhing anti-Zionism is modern form of anti-Semitism.Gary Willig, 12/3/2019, 10:04 PM

Over 100 Jewish graves vandalized in France

More than 100 graves found covered with swastikas and anti-Semitic graffiti at a Jewish cemetery near Strasbourg in eastern FranceAFP, 12/3/2019, 9:29 PM

Historic decision in France

French National Assembly approves resolution stating anti-Zionism is a modern form of anti-Semitism.Yoni Kempinski, 12/3/2019, 8:51 PM

France to vote on whether hate of Israel is anti-Semitic

Lower house of French parliament to vote on resolution which defines hatred of Israel as a form of anti-Semitism.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 12/2/2019, 2:30 PM

France could reimpose sanctions on Iran

French Foreign Minister says his country could trigger mechanism in 2015 deal that could lead to the reimposition of UN sanctions.Elad Benari, 11/28/2019, 5:04 AM

France: We are committed to Israel's security

France urges Iran to refrain from destabilizing actions in Syria following IDF air strike on Iranian targets near Damascus.Elad Benari, 11/21/2019, 3:02 AM

France: 'Settlements' are illegal under international laws

France says it "regrets" US policy shift on Jewish communities in Judea and Samaria.Elad Benari, 11/20/2019, 1:02 AM

Europe urges Iran to resume compliance with nuclear deal

France, Germany, United Kingdom and EU concerned over IAEA report confirming Iran is violating nuclear deal.Elad Benari, 11/12/2019, 2:03 AM

French far-left leader accuses Jews of 'violent sectarianism'

Jean-Luc Melenchon, chief of 'France Unbowed', says Jews, not Muslims, promote 'violent sectarianism'.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 11/7/2019, 6:07 PM

France condemns Israeli decision to build in Judea and Samaria

Calls on Israeli authorities to withdraw plans and all programs that subvert 'two-state solution'.Mordechai Sones, 11/5/2019, 8:17 PM

France: Suspected mosque shooter charged

84-year-old accused of wounding two men in shooting at a mosque in Bayonne charged and ordered held in detention.Ben Ariel, 10/31/2019, 4:37 AM

Macron & French Jews open $17 million community center in Paris

New Jewish community center unveiled in Paris dubbed 'expression of resistance' against anti-Semitism.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 10/30/2019, 7:09 AM

Shooting at French mosque

84-year-old man seriously injures 2 men in their 70s in shooting, arson attack at mosque in Bayonne, France.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/28/2019, 7:58 PM

The French cannot catch their breath under Islamism

The French state has created its own destruction and its police forces are vainly attempting to fight the inevitable. Giulio Meotti, 10/24/2019, 7:33 AM

Man barricades himself in French museum, scrawls Arabic threats

Man barricades himself inside museum in southern France, scrawls 'disturbing' messages in Arabic.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/23/2019, 12:31 PM

‘Dirty Jew’ spray painted on Judaica store in France

Graffiti reading “Dirty Jew” spray-painted on the storefront of a Judaica store in the French city of Lyon.Marcy Oster/JTA, 10/20/2019, 1:18 PM

5 Muslim women convicted of trying to blow up Notre Dame

Converts to Islam attempted to destroy famous cathedral in Paris using car bomb.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/15/2019, 4:43 PM

France, Germany suspend arms exports to Turkey

France and Germany announce arms exports to Turkey have been suspended in response to its offensive against Kurdish fighters.Ben Ariel, 10/13/2019, 4:11 AM

Macron vows 'unrelenting fight' against Islamists

French President pays tribute to the four Paris police staff stabbed to death by radicalized colleague.Elad Benari, Canada, 10/8/2019, 11:21 PM

Report: ISIS propaganda found in Paris stabber's home

French investigators reportedly find USB key with ISIS propaganda in home of man who stabbed four police officers to death.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/8/2019, 6:41 AM

French minister: We should've kept closer eye on Paris attacker

France's interior minister acknowledges "failings" in handling of Paris police employee who stabbed four colleagues to death.Elad Benari, 10/7/2019, 6:13 AM

Paris stabber had 'radical vision of Islam'

French prosecutors say man who stabbed four colleagues to death had been in contact with members of Salafism.Ben Ariel, 10/6/2019, 4:47 AM

Anti-terror police take over probe into Paris knife attack

French detectives refer investigation into knife rampage that left four dead to anti-terrorist prosecutors.Elad Benari, Canada, 10/4/2019, 10:59 PM

'There are no real possibilities here'

Hit by terror and a sluggish economy, Nice’s once-vibrant Jewish community faces uncertain future.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 9/27/2019, 1:09 PM

France, Britain and Germany blame Iran for Saudi Arabia attack

France, Britain and Germany call on Iran to agree to negotiations on its nuclear and missile programs.Elad Benari, 9/24/2019, 2:14 AM

France: Trump-Rouhani meeting not a priority

French Foreign Minister says his country’s main aim at UN General Assembly is to de-escalate tensions between the United States and Iran.Elad Benari, 9/23/2019, 3:07 AM

Macron, Jordanian King concerned over Jordan Valley

French President and Jordan's King voice concern over Israel's plan to impose sovereignty over the Jordan Valley.Elad Benari, 9/17/2019, 5:36 AM

European countries urge Iran not to breach nuclear deal

France, Britain and Germany express concern at Tehran’s violations of 2015 deal.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/13/2019, 11:49 PM

Five European countries concerned over sovereignty pledge

France, Germany, Italy, Spain and Britain criticize Netanyahu's pledge to apply sovereignty in the Jordan Valley.Elad Benari, 9/13/2019, 4:04 AM

Iran demands $15 billion, end to US sanctions

Tehran will return to nuclear deal if Europe provides $15 billion credit line, convinces Trump to waive sanctions on Iran.David Rosenberg, 9/4/2019, 9:41 AM

Top French novelist published Holocaust denials 30 years ago

Yann Moix, one of France's most prominent novelists, published anti-Semitic caricatures and material denying the Holocaust in 1989-1990.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 9/4/2019, 7:29 AM

Iran reports progress in talks on nuclear deal

Iran says its views have come closer to those of France on ways to save the 2015 nuclear deal.Elad Benari, 9/3/2019, 5:15 AM

Lebanon urges US, France to intervene after Hezbollah attack

PM Saad Hariri speaks with Mike Pompeo & Emmanuel Macron following escalation between Israel and Hezbollah, urges US and France to interveneDavid Rosenberg, 9/1/2019, 6:00 PM

France: Manhunt for suspect in stabbing attack

Police search for second stabbing suspect after knife attack leaves one dead, eight wounded.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/1/2019, 12:10 AM

French Freemasons urge members to avoid Jewish community events

Jewish leaders 'infuriated' after French Freemasons accused Jewish community umbrella group of 'following Israeli extreme right policies.'Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 8/29/2019, 7:12 PM

Iran's FM unexpectedly visits G7 summit

France’s invitation to Mohammad Javad Zarif for talks at G7 summit reportedly comes as surprise to Trump.Elad Benari, 8/26/2019, 5:37 AM

Macron to meet Iranian officials ahead of G7 summit

French President says he will make proposals to Iran aimed at de-escalating tensions with US.Elad Benari, 8/22/2019, 5:01 AM

'I put two bullets in German officer's head'

French Resistance heroine Madeleine Riffaud recalls how she led Resistance soldiers in the fight against Germany during World War II.Fiachra Gibbons, AFP, 8/14/2019, 2:27 PM

Holocaust denying blogger banned from France

Alison Chabloz, convicted in Britain of Holocaust denial last year, says she was banned from entering France.Ben Ariel, 8/14/2019, 5:12 AM

France to Trump: We don't need permission to talk to Iran

France responds after Trump accused French counterpart Macron of meddling in the dispute with Iran.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/10/2019, 12:06 AM

France promised not to harm terrorists who killed Jews in Paris

French secret service agent reveals that France agreed not to target Arab terrorists who murdered six Jews in attack on kosher restaurant.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 8/9/2019, 4:04 PM

Israel hosts 'Mighty Waves' four-nation naval drills

Multinational 'Mighty Waves' naval training drill brought together forces from Israel, US, France, and Greece at Israel's Haifa port.AFP, 8/9/2019, 2:27 PM

Trump: Macron sending 'mixed signals' to Iran

US President says French counterpart is getting in the way of US policy on Iran.Elad Benari, 8/9/2019, 4:38 AM

France cancels ban on Israeli flags at soccer match

Hours before Strasbourg soccer match between Israeli team and local club, French officials cancel controversial ban on Israeli flags.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 7/26/2019, 2:15 PM

French city official draws criticism over swastika cake

Djamel Boumaaz, fined for making a Nazi salute in city council session, posted a pic of the cake on FB. 'It was a 'gift from my SS friend.'Sara Rubenstein, 7/26/2019, 10:36 AM

6 stunning finds from Met’s exhibit on medieval Jewish treasure

Remnants of the destroyed Jewish community in Colmar, France unveiled at NYC's Metropolitan Museum of art.Josefin Dolsten, JTA, 7/26/2019, 8:51 AM

'Kill the Jews' says Hamas. In Paris you are free to do so.

If you go out to find a Jew to kill, make sure to smoke cannabis first, so the French courts will let you off. Giulio Meotti, 7/25/2019, 5:00 PM

France to Iran: Return to compliance with nuclear deal

France’s foreign ministry tells Iran's Deputy Foreign Minister to return to compliance with nuclear deal, de-escalate tensions in the Gulf.Ben Ariel, 7/24/2019, 5:37 AM

France condemns Israel for demolishing illegal Arab homes

France says demolitions of illegal Palestinian Arab homes near Jerusalem threatens the two-state solution.Elad Benari, 7/23/2019, 4:06 AM

'France must declare Hezbollah a terrorist organization'

PM meets delegation of Frence MPs, asks them to ensure Hezbollah is outlawed in France.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/17/2019, 8:07 PM

France: No hate crime charges against burglars who targeted Jews

Prosecutors in France do not include hate crime in indictments of three suspects in breaking into Jewish home in 2017.Ben Ariel, 7/17/2019, 4:13 AM

Aliyah from Lubavitcher Rebbe's apartment 25 years after passing

Cohen family left lives in France, but also special home, that of Lubavitcher Rebbe's mother in Paris, 25 years after Rebbe's passing.Mordechai Sones, 7/16/2019, 6:10 PM

France: Judge rules Jewish woman’s killer not criminally liable

Judge rules that Muslim man who killed Sarah Halimi is probably not criminally responsible because he smoked marijuana beforehand.Ben Ariel, 7/16/2019, 4:32 AM

Attacker of French Jewish philosopher convicted

French salesman sentenced to two months probation for anti-Semitic harassment of philosopher Alain Finkielkraut.Marcy Oster, JTA, 7/14/2019, 9:49 PM