French Terror Attack Deepens Fears Among Europe’s Jews – Cbs News

I’m too afraid that somebody will recognize that we are Jewish or Israeli and then harm us,” said the woman, who did not want to give her name out of fear. Security at Rome’s soaring Art Deco synagogue along the Tiber River was noticeably heightened during Friday evening prayers. In the predominantly Jewish north London neighborhoods of Golders Green and Temple Fortune, police vans drove by frequently Sunday, while members of the Community Security Trust – a charity established to combat threats to the Jewish community – patrolled on foot. The Shomrim volunteer organization added extra patrol cars – which resemble police vehicles – in London neighborhoods after the Paris attacks and urged the Jewish community to remain calm, but be vigilant about possible copycat attacks. Rivki Rokach, a manager at Kosher Kingdom supermarket, said management was putting into place new security measures, declining to specify. She said business had not dropped off since the attacks.
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This morning, four children did not show up to my sons Jewish school, which is situated a few hundred yards from where four Jews were murdered on Jan. 9, because their parents were afraid to send them there, Markowicz said. We cannot rely solely on our security on police, he added. We need to take our own measures, which need to be pan-European if they are to be effective. In the situation room, staffers were prompted to respond to some of the situations that often occur in the wake of an attack. One drill dealt with handlingcallerswhogloat, threaten or give false reports directly after an attack. Another aimed to prepare responders to deal sensitively with distraught relatives, even though urgent demands for information sometimes obstruct efforts to obtain that same information.
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Eddie Lacy dealt with asthma attack in Packers’ victory – NFL.com

“But … you just can’t breathe . And it’s a breathing thing. It’s not something you want to go out and … risk something bad happening. There’s nothing I can do about it.
Source: Eddie Lacy dealt with asthma attack in Packers’ victory – NFL.com

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