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Crif /Op-Ed: Football match Strasbourg RC - Maccabi Haifa FC: a disturbing and worrying Prefectural decision...

25 July 2019
In the context of the football match between RC Strasbourg and Maccabi Haifa FC, the French Prefect of the East Region issued a deeply disturbing decree. President of Crif Francis Kalifat spoke with the Deputy Minister of the Interior, and with the Prefect's Cabinet Director. A new decree should be published, removing in particular the ban on national flags and signs of support for both teams.

Crif/France - French Government dissolves neo-Nazi group 'Blood and Honour Hexagone'

25 July 2019
During 2019 Crif annual Dinner, French President Emmanuel Macron had committed to dissolve several extreme right movements. After dissolving the Bastion Social group in April, the French Government announced yesterday the dissolution of the neo-Nazi group 'Blood and Honor Hexagon'. Crif welcomes this decision, which shows the involvement of the Government into the fight against hatred.

Crif/Vel d'Hiv - The highlights of the national ceremony commemorating the Vel d'Hiv roundup

22 July 2019
The national ceremony in memory of the victims of racist and anti-Semitic crimes and tribute to the Righteous of France, commemorating the Vel d'Hiv roundup, took place on Sunday, July 21st. French Minister of the Armed Forces Florence Parly was the guest of honor.

Crif/Op-Ed - Sarah Halimi: An unsurprising justice decision that remains hardly justifiable

16 July 2019
"The investigating judges have finally made their decision in the barbaric murder of Sarah Halimi, in a decision published on July 12. They believe that there are "possible reasons" to think that the discernment of the suspect was "abolished" at the time of the facts. If it is unsurprising, this decision remains hardly justifiable."

Crif/Vel d'Hiv - The Vel d'Hiv roundup, in the middle of Paris (VIDEO)

15 July 2019
On July 16, 1942 took place the Vel d'Hiv roundup, in the middle of Paris. 13 152 Jews were arrested and taken to Drancy and the Loiret camps before being deported to Auschwitz-Birkenau. Among them, 4115 children. We shall never forget them.

Stop Boycott - Canadian-American singer Paul Anka tells BDS supportes to "F*** off"

12 July 2019
Anka will be performing in Israel for the 4th time. He recently performed in Israel in March.