Terror in Paris: WUPJ Condemns Attack on Synagogue Perpetrated by Pro-Hamas Demonstrators
On Sunday July 13, clashes erupted in Paris as thousands of people protested against Israel's Operation Protective Edge and in support of Hamas in the Gaza Strip. Rioters surrounded the Don Yitzchak Abarbanel Synagogue and threw rocks into the house of worship. Media reports said that hundreds of Jews were trapped inside the synagogue and police units were sent to rescue them. The World Union For Progressive Judaism (WUPJ) and our 1.8 million members around the world are outraged by this spasm of anti-Semitic violence in the capital of France, birthplace of the Enlightenment. more...
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