Paris Beach Event Honors Tel Aviv, Amid Extra Security

August 13, 2015 7:49 AM

11 0

Paris has deployed hundreds of extra police to protect an urban beach event honoring Tel Aviv, after it turned from a summertime celebration into a geopolitical hot potato.

Leftist politicians and pro-Palestinian activists wanted it canceled amid anger over a Jewish extremist attack in the West Bank. But Paris city hall stood firm.

Also read: Allegedly Drunk Pilot Arrested Before Flight in South Dakota

Read more

To category page