“When Jews flee, a nation is sick” [Darleen Click]
Tags: anti-semitism, france, israel
There are only 400,000 Jews in France and they’re outnumbered by Arabs and Muslims by perhaps 15 to 1 or more. French law prohibits identifying citizens by ethnic background.
There have been close to 8,000 anti-Semitic incidents in France since 2000 – and each time Israel acts in self-defense against the Palestinians, the danger increases.
French Muslims have staged large and more violent demonstrations, including one a few weeks ago in which 200 Jews were trapped inside a synagogue.