Soldiers who secured the synagogue in Bordeaux were threatened and antisemitic chants were shouted at them

- Soldiers who were on a security mission were attacked on Friday, February 19, while securing the synagogue on Grand Rabin-Yosef-Cohen Street.

On February 19, a man riding a bicycle / scooter passed a street that was closed to the public, approached soldiers and threatened them with death and chanted antisemitic slogans before fleeing.

He was spotted by police, arrested and taken into custody.

Source: sudouest
Photo: The synagogue in Bordeaux is secured by the military. © Photo credit: AFP archives