Arrested for Backing Kosher Market Terrror
French police arrested the comedian Dieudonne M'bala M'bala over a Facebook comment that shows sympathy with the Paris kosher supermarket gunman.
, who has multiple convictions for inciting racial hatred against Jews, was arrested Wednesday, AFP reported, on suspicion that he
incited to terrorist acts.
later removed the comment from his
has been convicted seven times for inciting racial hatred against Jews and is facing an eighth trial for suggesting during a show that the French Jewish journalist Patrick Cohen belonged in a gas chamber.
Dieudonne also is the originator of the quenelle, the increasingly popular gesture in France and Europe that has been called anti-Semitic and a quasi-Nazi salute.
retorted by saying: "The government is ruining my life for making people laugh," AFP reported.
reportedly participated in the Paris unity march on Sunday to express his
support for free speech.