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For French Jews, resort town of Deauville doubles as a safe haven

The entrance to the main boardwalk of the Deauville beach, July 24, 2015. (Cnaan Liphshiz)

DEAUVILLE, France (JTA) – This seaside community situated 125 miles west of Paris boasts windswept beaches, turquoise-water marinas, a grand casino, a race track and an Olympic-size swimming pool. Deauville, spanning 2.2 square miles, also has five kosher restaurants, three main synagogues and more than 20 smaller Jewish congregations.… Read more »