NEW YORK — Last week’s deadly hostage siege at a kosher supermarket in Paris has French Jews (and some non-Jews) proclaiming “Je suis juif,” or “I am Jewish,” in solidarity with the four people killed in the attack.
Who are the Jews of France? Here’s a primer.
How many Jews are there in France?
About 500,000, the most of any European nation and more than any other country in the world except for Israel and the US.
How does that compare to other faith groups in the country?