Thursday, September 29, 2016 Elul 26, 5776

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Melissa Apter | JE Staff
Led by the chief rabbi of France, Haim Korsia, some 200 French Jews and Israel’s ambassador to France gathered at the Synagogue de la Victoire on Sunday evening to pray for the victims and those healing.
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JON MARKS / JE STAFF
A new FBI study shows a 20 percent drop in hate crimes in Pennsylvania, but there is still much work to be done.
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JTA
Last week’s terror attacks have well-to-do Jews — relatively insulated from the anti-Semitic incidents that have occurred in poorer areas — thinking about leaving France.
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JTA
Israel is home to some 150,000 French Jews. Many now say that they are hurting for their country of origin, but thankful to be far from Paris.
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JTA
One of the victims of the Paris terror attacks was the wife of the Jewish owner of a restaurant that was sprayed by gunfire.
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