The results of the study, which was conducted in the last year and a half the French Judaism Foundation in conjunction with Ipsos, indicate that 60% of French citizens believe that the blame for the sharp rise of anti-Semitism in the country lies with the Jews.
About it writes on Tuesday, February 2nd, the website of the newspaper the Jerusalem Postсо reference to French press.
According to 56% of the respondents, Jews have more power and wealth than the average citizen of the country, over 40% believe their excessive presence in the media, and 13% believe that too many of them in France.
This statistic explains why three-quarters of the representatives of the Jewish community of the country recognizes that in today’s France, to be a Jew is not easy, and 40% weigh the possibility of emigration.
The head of «Sohnut» Natan Sharansky earlier said in an interview that in 2014, approximately 50,000 French Jews asked the organization for obtaining information about the conditions of repatriation to Israel.
For the second consecutive year France becomes the leader in the number of Jews who immigrated to Israel from 1 January to 1 December 2015, made aliyah in total 7.328 French citizens – 10% more than the same period last year (6.661) and twice more than in 2013.