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  • Three men linked to Mohamed Merah arrested in France

    March 27, 2013 | 1:07 pm

    Three men believed to be linked to Mohamed Merah were arrested in southern France.

    Two of men were arrested Tuesday in Toulouse by a French police anti-terror unit, the French news service AFP reported.

    A third person was arrested on Wednesday morning in the nearby town of...

  • French police search home of Toulouse killer’s brother

    September 27, 2012 | 1:18 pm

    French police searched the home of Abdelkader Merah, the brother of the man who murdered a rabbi and three children at a Toulouse Jewish school.

    Wednesday's raid was conducted to determine if Abdelkader Merah was connected to the March 19 attack by his younger brother, Mohamed,...

  • Jewish life in France: Progress amid ongoing concerns

    By Tom Tugend

    August 1, 2012 | 12:01 pm

    On March 19, Mohamed Merah, 23, attacked the Ozar HaTorah school in Toulouse in southern France, killing three students and a rabbi.

    The young Muslim subsequently died in a shootout with police, but within 10 days of the killing spree there were 90 anti-Semitic incidents throughout...

  • European Jewish Congress demands stronger response to spate of anti-Semitic attacks

    July 6, 2012 | 10:35 am

    The European Jewish Congress (EJC) is demanding a more proactive response to the recent escalation in anti-Semitic attacks around Europe, which its leader called “smaller tremors before a massive earthquake.”

    On Thursday, a French Jewish teenager, who attends the Toulouse school...

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  • Israel confirms visit by Mohammed Merah

    March 26, 2012 | 10:19 am

    Toulouse killer Mohammed Merah visited Israel in late 2010, Israeli officials said.

    Confirming French media reports, the officials said Monday that Merah, who claimed responsibility for the murders in southern France of four Jews and three soldiers, crossed into the West Bank from...

  • Shootings upend French election, Sarkozy gains

    March 22, 2012 | 12:32 pm

    The shootings of French soldiers and Jewish schoolchildren by a home-grown Islamist gunman killed by police have upended France’s election campaign and resurrected conservative President Nicolas Sarkozy’s prospects.

    The first opinion poll to be taken since Mohamed Merah, 23,...

  • Toulouse shooting suspect’s standoff continues [VIDEO]

    March 21, 2012 | 11:01 am

    The standoff in France between police and Mohammed Merah, the suspect in the shooting at a Jewish school in Toulouse, stretched into its 13th hour Wednesday.

    The standoff began at 3 a.m. Wednesday outside the Toulouse home of Merah, a 24-year-old French national of Algerian descent...

  • A World Driven By Hate

    By Ilana Angel

    March 21, 2012 | 10:57 am

    I have been shaken to my core with the killings in France this week.  I cannot wrap my head around a man walking up to children and killing them at point blank range.  I am proudly Jewish but these killings have scared me and made me nervous.  I am fearful of the world and that’s...

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