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  Tishrei 26, 5773 , 12/10/12

Anti-Semitic Incidents Up 50% in England, France

The number of anti-Semitic incidents in England and France has grown by 50 percent in the last eight months, according to Jewish Agency figures, cited Friday by Kol Yisrael government radio. Proliferation of anti-Semitic incidents was also recorded in Belgium, Germany, Holland, Hungary and Sweden.

The incidents consisted mainly of attacks on Jews and vandalism of Jewish cemeteries.

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