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French Jewish family beaten in anti-Semitic home invasion

By | 2018-01-10T16:17:25+00:00 September 11th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |

A French Jewish leader and his family were assaulted in their home near Paris in what representatives of French Jewry said was an anti-Semitic attack. In the attack Thursday night, three men, two of whom were wearing masks, broke into the home of Roger Pinto, the president of Siona, a group that represents Sephardic Jews. The attackers [...]

Netanyahu praises French president for condemning anti-Semitism

By | 2017-07-24T16:44:29+00:00 July 24th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |

At a ceremony marking the 75th anniversary of the “Vel' d'Hiv” Holocaust-era roundup of French Jews, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Sunday lauded France’s President Emmanuel Macron for condemning anti-Semitism and anti-Zionism.  Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (left) and French President Emmanuel Macron make a joint appearance Sunday in Paris. Credit: YouTube. “We will never surrender [...]

France’s Macron expels party member over BDS support

By | 2017-05-24T14:09:00+00:00 May 24th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |

Originally posted at World Israel News on May 22, 2017 Macron expelled a parliamentary candidate from his party over his support for boycotts on Israel. French President Emmanuel Macron’s En Marche Political party dropped a candidate for National Assembly elections in June over his support of the anti-Israel BDS (Boycott, Divest and Sanction) movement. William Tchamaha, a high [...]