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  3/14/2014, Adar Bet 12, 5774

Japan: Arrest in Vandalism of Diary of Anne Frank

Tokyo police announced, this week, the March 7th arrest of a suspect in vandalism to hundreds of copies of Anne Frank's "Diary of a Young Girl", an important Holocaust testimony, in the city's libraries.

The suspect was described as an unemployed man in his thirties who confessed to the crime although the motive was not clear. (Jewish Telegraphic Agency, Agence France Presse)

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