Board of Deputies applauds French for adopting international definition of antisemitism

Board of Deputies Senior Vice President Sheila Gewolb has reacted to the decision of the French National Assembly to adopt the internationally recognised definition of antisemitism.

Sheila said: “We warmly welcome the French National Assembly’s adoption of the IHRA definition of antisemitism. It will bring invaluable clarity and consistency in understanding prosecuting contemporary antisemitism, which is on the rise throughout Europe.”

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