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  Shvat 30, 5773 , 10/02/13

Jewish Graves Desecrated in Tunisia

The Tunisian news network reported, Sunday, that unknown vandals entered the Jewish cemetery in the western part of the country and terribly desecrated tombs during the weekend. The damaged they left behind included ten overturned and smashed tombstones. Local Jewish attorney Yves Kimchi was quoted as saying skeletons were found outside their graves.

It's the second such incident this month. Police are investigating.

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