“‘Psych ward escapee stabs Rabbi and son in Paris’ – French media reports: Assailant born in Tehran stabs rabbi and son leaving synagogue after morning prayers.
A rabbi and his son were attacked at knife-point Tuesday morning in Paris, French newspaper Le Monde reported.
The rabbi, in his fifties, and his 18-year-old son were attacked, suffering stab wounds to the neck, while traveling from a synagogue after morning services in the city’s ninth arrondissement, the report stated. They sustained minor injuries.
The assailant yelled cries of “Allahu Akbar” during an alleged attempt to assassinate the two, according to French web…[JPost]
Assailant ‘Anti-Semite First, Madman Second’
Following stabbing of rabbi, French Jewish leader says there has been a 60% rise in anti-Semitism.
“He may be mentally ill but he is, first and foremost, an anti-Semite who attacked a Jew,” a French Jewish leader said of the assailant who stabbed a rabbi and his son in Paris.
Paris: Iranian assaults rabbi, son with knife
Father, son attacked near synagogue after morning prayer. Police arrest Iran-born man said to be mentally unstable, looking into possibility assault was of anti-Semitic nature
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