Skip to comments.French authorities warn farmers of Jewish thieves ahead of Yom Kippur (Muslims too, Roma did it)
Posted on 08/28/2017 5:45:08 PM PDT by SJackson
French authorities warn farmers of Jewish thieves ahead of Yom Kippur Municipal veterinary service says Jews and Muslims may try to steal chickens and sheep to use in unauthorized sacrifices for holidays
Veterinarians in a municipality near Paris warned farmers of an elevated risk of theft of sheep and fowl ahead of the Muslim and Jewish holidays of Eid al-Adha and Yom Kippur, respectively.
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The warning, which provoked angry reactions on the part of communal leaders who felt it was discriminatory, came in a letter sent earlier this month by veterinary services in Hauts-de-Seine, an area comprising several suburbs east of the French capital, the Le Paisien Weekly reported.
The letter instructed farmers to practice the highest degree of alertness ahead of the Muslim holiday, which this year falls on September 1, and the Jewish one 28 days later, because followers of those religions perform unauthorized sacrifices of sheep and chickens, respectively.
On Eid al-Adha, some Muslims sacrifices sheep and lambs in conditions that animal rights activists find cruel, and which also provoke resistance by opponents of Muslim immigration.
And in the hours prior to Yom Kippur, in some Jewish communities roosters and chickens are waved several times in the air and slaughtered as atonement for sins incurred during the previous year. The meat is given to charity. Religious laws forbid the use of a stolen chicken for the rite. The act is also condemned as cruel by animal rights activists.
Ill-intentioned individuals could try to catch the animals in order to perform clandestine slaughters, the letter also warned.
Palestinian kids sit near a sheep to be used in an Eid al-Adha sacrifice in Gaza City on September 12, 2016. (Abed Rahim Khatib/Flash90) Palestinian kids sit near a sheep to be used in an Eid al-Adha sacrifice in Gaza City on September 12, 2016. (Abed Rahim Khatib/Flash90)
Joel Mergui, president of the Consistoire, the organization responsible for providing religious services to Jewish communities, said that after reading about the circular, he was amazed to discover that he had suddenly and collectively, with all the coreligionists of the Jewish faith, become a potential chicken thief, Mergui, a physician and one of French Jewrys most highly regarded leaders, told the La Croix daily Friday.
Following protests over the letter, a spokesperson for the Public Security department of the region told Le Parisien it was a matter of vigilance that was not intended to cause offense.
According to Le Parisien, sheep have been stolen in the past for sacrifice during Eid al-Adha, but likely not by Muslims. Roma traders sold some 200 stolen sheep in 2013 ahead of the Muslim holiday to worshipers. The sheep were sold for approximately half of their market value. The daily did not offer a report of any theft of chickens ahead of Yom Kippur.
To Francis Kalifat, president of the CRIF umbrella group of French Jews, the inclusion of the Jewish holiday in the polices circular was one of many cases in which Jews are equated, compared, amalgamated with Muslims incorrectly as a tactic for deflecting accusation of Islamophobia.
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Veterinarians in a suburb=French authorities. And it turns out the Roma are going to do it. That's the media. At least Jews didn't have to share the headline with Muslims and Roma.
Has there ever been a instance of “jewish thieves” stealing French animals to be sacrificed?
Never. Chicken soup? Maybe. Sacrificial slaughter? No.
Only if your a Frenchman that broke out of the crazy farm. Better yet, its the Jews & Muslims together???? WTH?????
In France this must happen daily.
More politically correct false “moral equivalency”... disgusting...
Those crazy Jewish folk.
There’s a Hasidim (is that the right term?) neighborhood on Staten Island.
You can’t walk alone trough there at night. The murder rate is through the roof.
The kids sell drugs on every corner.
YES I’M JOKING AND THIS IS THE MOST STUPID PC ARTICLE I’VE READ IN A WHILE AND THAT IS SAYING SOMETHING!!!!
“Lord have mercy on my soul
How many chickens have I stole
One last night and the night before
I’m going back and tryin’ to get ten, eleven more
Startin’ to get ‘em and I
I love a chicken, baby
Well, well, well
Nobody’s gonna set him down....”
Mais oui, mes gendarmes, I think we have the culprit....
Love how the Jews were lumped in with the Muzzies.
Sorry, but betcha NO Jews would do this.
The religion of slime, buttscrewing, and mentally deranged Imams on the other hand.........
“Has there ever been a instance of jewish thieves stealing French animals to be sacrificed?Ever?”
I think they wanted to warn against muslims stealing goats,
which can happen.
But that wouldn’t be PC, so they had to include Jews, also.
Typical modern French attempt at surrender.
Could have been worse.
Fifteen teenagers contract rabies after raping a donkey in Morocco
Out of the mouth the Assholes speak....
No wonder the Clintons loved Morocco
“in some Jewish communities roosters and chickens are waved several times in the air and slaughtered as atonement for sins incurred during the previous year”
BTW, this is because a word for chicken (”gever”) can also mean “man”; hence, a “man” is substituted
for the sinner, the sins are placed on him, and he is executed instead.
Are you effing kidding new??????
That’s another thing you’d never catch a Jew doing
Jewish chicken thieves?
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