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France’s chief rabbi rejected Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s suggestion that European Jews should flee to Israel
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Pew Research estimates, however, that there were roughly as many Jews in France as of 2010 as there were in 1939, and some
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France has the biggest Jewish community in Europe -- around 550,000 -- a population that has grown by about half since World
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Many French Jews came in retirement for the sun and sea and don't even speak Hebrew. Some still return to France regularly
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In Sarcelles, 10 miles from Paris, Jewish and Muslim communities have lived together for decades, more or less in harmony
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"They told us that all schools and all synagogues will be protected in measures that, if necessary, extend beyond the police
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Police ordered shops in the Jewish neighborhood of Marais in central Paris to close Friday afternoon as the hostage crisis
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A hashtag expressing solidarity for the Jewish population of France is gathering traction on Twitter. #JeSuisJuif began trending