Jewish school in Toulouse gets threatening (TIMES OF ISRAEL) By MICHAL SHMULOVICH 03/28/12)
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A few days after shooting, staff members are sent offensive emails;
prosecutor launches investigation
Only days after Mohamed Merah gunned down a rabbi and three children
at Ozar Hatorah, the Jewish school in Toulouse, staff members there
have received threatening emails and phone calls.
Michel Jacques, the city prosecutor, said an investigation to track
down the sender has begun.
The email messages were signed, “The avenger of France and the French
people,” according to AFP. They were sent to a few members of staff
at the school on Friday. The shooting attack took place the previous
The emails were forwarded to French authorities for their offensive
and anti-Semitic tone.
Jean-Paul Amoyelle, head of the Ozar Hatorah networks in France, said
he feared further attacks.
On Tuesday, a 12-year-old Jewish student was attacked 100 yards from
an Ozar Hatorah school in Paris, reportedly by a gang that shouted
such anti-Semitic epithets as “dirty Jew” while beating him. He was
not seriously injured.
Jewish graves have also been vandalized in Paris. (© 2012 THE TIMES
OF ISRAEL 03/28/12)
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