Car of French anti-Semitism leader torched
The car belonging to the head of a French anti-Semitism organisation was burned overnight outside of his house in a Parisian suburb, he said Friday.
Sammy Ghozlan, president of the BNVCA, called the burning of his car "an anti-Semitic attack and intimidation."
Police said they had opened an arson investigation after Ghozlan filed a complaint.
The vehicle was in the driveway inside the yard of his house in the northeastern Paris suburb Blanc-Mesnil.
Ghozlan said he had received neither any threats nor claims of responsibility.
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