Rise in attacks on French Jews as Gaza burns

Many Jews in France, which has the biggest Jewish population in Western Europe, say they are living in fear of violence.

Last updated: 02 Aug 2014 02:06
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The conflict in Gaza has had a major impact on the Jewish community living in France. 

The country has the biggest Jewish population in Western Europe, but many say they no longer feel safe, after a rise in attacks on them.

Al Jazeera's David Chater reports from Paris.



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