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Paris Rabbi Defends Controversial Burkini Ban

A senior Paris rabbi defended a string of controversial municipal bans in France on wearing the full-body swimsuit known as a burkini in public. Read more

Strasbourg, France – Orthodox Jewish Man Stabbed In France As Attacker Yelled ‘Allahu Akbar’

Strasbourg, France – A Jewish man was stabbed Friday in Strasbourg, France, the UK’s Daily Expressreported. Read more

France – Bags Banned From Cannes Beaches Over Terror Attack Fears In Country

The mayor of Cannes announced Thursday that, due to the terror threat in France, bags have been banned from the city’s world-famous beaches. Read more

France Not Doing Enough To Stop Terrorism, Jewish Leaders Warn

PARIS — Jewish leaders in France called on the French government to step up measures to protect citizens from terror, following an attack by two men on a church in northern France on Tuesday. Read more

Security Checks Cause 15-Hour Traffic Jam At French Border

British border agents are moving in to help French officials deal with gigantic backups for travelers trying to cross the English Channel into France. Read more

France – Police Arrest Three In Nice As ISIS Claims Truck Attack

Islamic State claimed responsibility on Saturday for the truck attack that killed at least 84 people celebrating Bastille Day in the French city of Nice and police arrested three more people there in connection with the seafront carnage. Read more

FRANCE TERROR: Counslers And Campers From Chabad’s Gan Israel Day Camp All Safe

France has again been the site of a major terror attack when a man sped a large truck into hordes of people on Thursday evening after a fireworks display that topped off the Bastille Day celebration in the southern city of Nice. Read more

Synagogue, Rabbi’s Home Vandalized In France

A synagogue in the town of Verdun near France’s eastern border was vandalized over the weekend, the European Jewish Press reports. Read more

Israel Indicts French Immigrants In 9.1 Million Euro “Fake CEO” Scam

Israel – Israel’s state prosecutor indicted four new immigrants from France on Wednesday for allegedly running a major international scam costing five European companies about 9.1 million euros, or over $10 million. Read more