May 21, 2012 7:16pm
Israel’s Foreign Ministry summoned the South African ambassador to Israel over the publication of a notice announcing a ban on labeling as Israeli products that originate from the West Bank.
May 20, 2012 10:23am
Denmark’s foreign minister said he plans to allow supermarkets to place a special label on goods originating from West Bank settlements.
May 7, 2007 9:00am
How did Nicolas Sarkozy win more support than any right-wing candidate in France since Charles de Gaulle? By cutting right-wing extremist Jean-Marie Le Pen down to size and staunchly fighting anti-Semitism.
May 6, 2007 9:00am
Optimistic and celebratory, Jewish groups were quick to offer congratulations to Nicolas Sarkozy after his victory in French presidential elections.
May 1, 2007 9:00am
Israel’s Independence Day celebration offered a golden opportunity for advisers to French presidential candidates to emphasize their sympathy toward Israel, and no one was going to miss out.
April 24, 2007 9:00am
A photo exhibit in a Paris gallery reveals how the building itself housed a work camp for Jews that eventually would be sent to their deaths.
April 23, 2007 9:00am
His poor turnout in France’s elections may mean the end of the road for far-right leader Jean Marie Le Pen, or at least of his ambitions to be president.
April 22, 2007 9:00am
Nicolas Sarkozy, the apparent favorite in the Jewish community, will face Segolene Royal in a May runoff following presidential elections that saw a massive turnout in France.
April 19, 2007 9:00am
As he prepares to exit the political stage, French President Jacques Chirac leaves a legacy as a staunch fighter against anti-Semitism with a complex diplomatic record regarding Israel and its Arab neighbors.
April 16, 2007 9:00am
For many French Jews, Nicolas Sarkozy represents a new breed of politician: He’s aggressive and outspoken, never short of words, likes to hang out with celebrities and doesn’t hide his taste for the good life.