Alarm in France over latest spate of anti-Semitic attacks


A recent series of anti-Semitic acts and attacks have raised fears of a new wave of anti-Jewish violence in France, home to Europe’s biggest Jewish population, where reported incidents rose year-on-year in 2018 by 74 percent.

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A tree planted in a Paris suburb in memory of a young Jewish man who was tortured to death in 2006 has been chopped down, authorities said, confirming the latest in a series of anti-Semitic acts in France, reports FRANCE 24.