Sainte Gilles Mayor Charles Picque said the driver was a "radicalized man." He was detained after police found the gas canisters in his car.
DHS is offering its expertise to Jewish communities on protective measures, threat reporting and security awareness.
Cemetery manager: "I don't want to label it anti-Semitism. I don't think there's any proof of that."
The ISA views the departure of Israelis to Syria and Iraq as a very dangerous phenomenon.
Every Israeli receiving or renewing their ID or passport will be required to replace them with a smart biometric document.
According to the IDF Spokesperson, the Kfir family is posing the greatest problem for security forces.
"I call on the government to urgently prepare... a national emergency plan for possible waves of immigration of our Jewish brothers to Israel."
"The President continues to condemn these and any other form of anti-Semitic and hateful acts in the strongest terms," Spicer said.
"Some of the slurs that were painted may upgrade the charges to some form of a hate crime, but that's further down the road," police said.
Israeli officials called the desecration "shocking" but said, "We have full confidence in U.S. authorities to catch and punish the culprits."
His lecture at the symposium was titled Writing on the Dark Side of the Recent Past.
This is not the first time New Square has been targeted by anti-Semitic vandals. There's been no arrest in the prior attack.
The driver, wielding a knife, tried to escape but was intercepted by police and shot.
In his defense, the minister offered a list of clarifications regarding his own pubic condemnation of the driver as terrorist.
JCCANA: "We will not be cowed by threats intended to disrupt people’s lives..."
The detainees were taken for interrogation.
Archaeologists are saying this phenomenon has been repeated recently because of an urban (tent compound?) myth.
“The anti-Semitic threats targeting our Jewish community and community centers are horrible and are painful," President Trump said.
While in all of 2016 the municipality demolished 203 structures in eastern Jerusalem, about half of those were razed after the US elections.
The Azaria family expects the court to accept the prosecution's demand for a sentence of three to five years.