NEWS FROM COMMUNITIES

France

Yonathan Arfi elected new CRIF President

Yonathan Arfi has been elected President of the Representative Council of French Jewish Institutions (CRIF).

Antisemitic mural in Avignon to be removed

An antisemitic mural in Avignon representing French-Jewish economist Jacques Attali and President Emmanuel Macron will be covered up, following public outcry.

CRIF calls for massive voter turnout and rejection of extremes at French legislative elections

The Representative Council of French Jewish Institutions (CRIF) has called for a massive voter turnout and the rejection of the extremes in the next French legislative elections.

Jewish man beaten and allegedly called ‘dirty Jew’ in Strasbourg

A group of men violently assaulted a Jewish man while he was putting up campaign posters for his wife, who is running for a legislative seat in Strasbourg, France.

Four neo-Nazis arrested in Strasbourg for planning ‘Jew hunt’

Four neo-Nazi men in were indicted in Alsace for possessing and trafficking an "impressive" amount of weapons that were intended for use against Jews.

Toulouse imam tried on appeal for broadcasting an antisemitic sermon

The imam of a Toulouse mosque, Mohamed Tataiat, was tried on appeal for inciting "violence or racial hatred" following a preaching broadcast in 2017.

Subscribe to EJC newsletter

Get EJC's bi-weekly newsletter, including the latest statements and news from the European Jewish communities, direct to your inbox.

European Jewish Congress will use the information you provide on this form to contact you. We will treat your information with respect and will not share it with others. By clicking Subscribe, you agree that we may process your information in accordance with these terms.

browse by community