Open letter linking Islam to anti-Semitism sparks backlash in France


Signed by prominent figures, it drew a link between anti-Semitism and Islam, blaming Islamist radicalisation for a 'quiet ethnic purge' of Jews.

Reading articles is for subscribers only. Subscribe now.

An open letter published over the weekend in French daily Le Parisien condemning a “new anti-Semitism” in France has stirred heated debate in the country, with critics describing the text as discriminatory against Muslims, reports FRANCE 24.