Gaza protest rallies provoke conflict between France's Muslims, Jews

Posted: July 17, 2014 at 4:18 a.m.

Pro-Palestinian demonstrators shout anti Israeli slogans during a protest against the Israeli army's bombings in the Gaza strip, in Paris, Wednesday, July 16, 2014. Placard reads: "Stop the blockade of Gaza".

French authorities are forbidding pro-Palestinian protests in some cities after violence marred a recent march against the conflict in Gaza, as Jewish-Muslim tensions in France have reached their highest level in years.

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