The Paris Court of Appeal announced on December 19, 2019 that the murderer of Sarah Halimi was not criminally responsible. Following this decision, the president of Crif, Francis Kalifat, wrote an open letter to the Paris Court of Appeal General Attorney.
For Francis Kalifat, President of Crif, "the inadmissible remarks of a drifting Mélenchon eager for media visibility are inspired by a vichyst rhetoric of the Jewish conspiracy. Would Doriot be the new mentor of Mélenchon?"
The 2019 Crif Mission was the opportunity for more than 60 people to meet leaders and to discover unknown parts of Israel. The Mission was lead by Francis Kalifat, President of Crif.
For its 10th edition, Crif National Convention has offered dozens of conferences and round tables around the theme "A divided France: can we gather against antisemitism?".
World Jewish Congress welcomes the adoption of IHRA's antisemitism definition by the French National Assembly, yesterday, on December 3rd.
Crif President Francis Kalifat calls on the French Parliament to adopt the resolution to fight antisemitism.