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Jewish cemetery in Michigan vandalized

Jewish cemetery in Michigan vandalized

Reg graffiti including words “TRUMP” and “MAGA” discovered on gravestones at 100-year-old Jewish cemetery in Grand Rapids.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/11/2020 04:04
Man who desecrated Jewish graves in Denmark sent to prison

Man who desecrated Jewish graves in Denmark sent to prison

39-year-old man with neo-Nazi sympathies sentenced to a year in prison for desecrating Jewish cemetery in Randers.Elad Benari, Canada, 16/10/2020 23:56
Prague: Headstones used as paving stones identified in central square

Prague: Headstones used as paving stones identified in central square

As central Prague square receives new look, workers rip up paving stones made of Jewish desecrated Jewish headstones.Nitzan Keidar, 06/05/2020 13:17
Germany: Two suspects arrested after Jewish cemetery vandalized

Germany: Two suspects arrested after Jewish cemetery vandalized

Two men aged 21 and 33 arrested for allegedly knocking over 40 tombstones in a Jewish cemetery in western Geilenkirchen.Elad Benari, 31/12/2019 01:15
Again: Headstones vandalized at Jewish cemetery in Slovakia

Again: Headstones vandalized at Jewish cemetery in Slovakia

More than 20 headstones vandalized at Jewish cemetery in northern Slovakia, the second such incident in a week.Elad Benari, 27/12/2019 05:31
Floods sweep away graves at Beirut's only Jewish cemetery

Floods sweep away graves at Beirut's only Jewish cemetery

Floodwater destroys retaining wall at the graveyard in the Ras al-Nabaa district of Beirut, sweeping away entire graves.AFP, 26/12/2019 16:12
Gravestones desecrated in Slovakia Jewish cemetery

Gravestones desecrated in Slovakia Jewish cemetery

Vandals desecrate 59 graves in 18th-century Jewish cemetery in northern Slovakia.Elad Benari, 18/12/2019 02:01
Jewish Agency emissary shocked: Grandma's tombstone vandalized

Jewish Agency emissary shocked: Grandma's tombstone vandalized

Tombstone of great grandmother of head of the Jewish Agency’s delegation in France among those vandalized in Westhoffen cemetery.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/12/2019 01:13
Denmark: Two suspects arrested in vandalism of Jewish cemetery

Denmark: Two suspects arrested in vandalism of Jewish cemetery

Two men, aged 27 and 38, arrested on suspicion of vandalism of gravestones in Jewish section of cemetery in Randers.Ben Ariel, 14/11/2019 06:02
Omaha: Dozens of headstones toppled at Jewish cemetery

Omaha: Dozens of headstones toppled at Jewish cemetery

Police request public's aid in locating perpetrators after vandals topple, break, headstones at Omaha cemetery.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/11/2019 18:57
Headstones smashed at British Jewish cemetery

Headstones smashed at British Jewish cemetery

Four headstones smashed at disused Jewish cemetery east of London. Police investigating possible anti-Semitic attack.Ben Ariel, 23/10/2019 05:51
Jewish cemetery vandalized in Buenos Aires

Jewish cemetery vandalized in Buenos Aires

Visitors to the cemetery shocked to discover that the surrounding wall was severely damaged, gravestones were smashed and some stolen.Michal Levy, 02/10/2019 06:11
Jewish cemetery vandalized in Czech Republic

Jewish cemetery vandalized in Czech Republic

One headstone smashed, obscene drawing etched on several others at Jewish cemetery in Osoblaha.Ben Ariel, Canada, 03/08/2019 01:37
Dublin seeks to reopen Ireland’s oldest Jewish cemetery

Dublin seeks to reopen Ireland’s oldest Jewish cemetery

Dublin City Council hopes to renovate and reopen Ballybough Cemetery, closed since 1978.Josefin Dolsten/JTA, 15/07/2019 22:06
Havana restoring oldest Jewish cemetery in Cuba

Havana restoring oldest Jewish cemetery in Cuba

City of Havana restoring first Jewish cemetery in Cuba for city's 500th anniversary.Marcy Oster, JTA, 26/06/2019 07:18
Anti-Semitic graffiti found at Jewish cemetery in Poland

Anti-Semitic graffiti found at Jewish cemetery in Poland

Jewish cemetery in southern Poland vandalized with anti-Semitic graffiti referencing Holocaust.Katarzyna Markusz, JTA, 17/12/2018 07:32
Ukraine Jewish cemetery gets protective fence with German funds

Ukraine Jewish cemetery gets protective fence with German funds

European Jewish Cemeteries Initiative announces fencing of 16th century Buchach Cemetary.JTA, 10/12/2018 19:35
Jews’ headstones smashed in Greek city

Jews’ headstones smashed in Greek city

Tombstones smashed in Trikala, where only 10 Jews survived the Holocaust, some of those rescued by Prince William's great-grandmother.JTA, 14/10/2018 07:50
Bomb found in New Jersey Jewish cemetery

Bomb found in New Jersey Jewish cemetery

Explosive device found affixed to headstone in Jewish cemetery in New Jersey.JTA, 18/09/2018 16:22
Report: Arab men barbecue in Jewish cemetery

Report: Arab men barbecue in Jewish cemetery

Photos show Arab men having barbecue in Jewish cemetery in Tunisia.JTA, 22/07/2018 22:39
Vandal nabbed for painting swastikas on Dutch Jewish cemetery

Vandal nabbed for painting swastikas on Dutch Jewish cemetery

Police arrest man suspected of vandalizing 300-year-old Amsterdam cemetery with Nazi symbolsJTA, 03/07/2018 14:59
England: Vandals smash headstones at Jewish cemetery

England: Vandals smash headstones at Jewish cemetery

Over 30 headstones toppled, smashed, at Jewish cemetery in Manchester.JTA, 14/06/2018 18:08
Flames ravage Russian Jewish cemetery

Flames ravage Russian Jewish cemetery

Blaze torches Jewish cemetery in Voronezh, Russia. Authorities investigating if fire was result of arson.JTA, 06/06/2018 14:30
Poland’s government to restore Warsaw Jewish cemetery

Poland’s government to restore Warsaw Jewish cemetery

Poland’s government pledges $28 million to restoring the Warsaw Jewish cemetery.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/12/2017 04:43
Human remains dug up next to Jewish cemetery in Poland

Human remains dug up next to Jewish cemetery in Poland

Construction work uncovers human remains next to Jewish cemetery in eastern Poland.JTA, 07/12/2017 14:28
Medieval Jewish cemetery uncovered in Bologna, Italy

Medieval Jewish cemetery uncovered in Bologna, Italy

Authorities discover site of ancient Jewish cemetery destroyed in 1569.JTA, 07/11/2017 21:56
Philadelphia Mayor visits vandalized Jewish cemetery

Philadelphia Mayor visits vandalized Jewish cemetery

Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney tours refurbished Mount Carmel Cemetery which was vandalized in February.Elad Benari, 25/10/2017 04:45
Headstones toppled at Boston-area Jewish cemetery

Headstones toppled at Boston-area Jewish cemetery

Vandals top six headstones at Netherlands Cemetery in Melrose.Ben Ariel, Canada, 29/07/2017 00:33
Tombstones toppled at Philadelphia Jewish cemetery

Tombstones toppled at Philadelphia Jewish cemetery

Five tombstones knocked over at Jewish cemetery in northeast Philadelphia. Police investigating.Elad Benari, 17/05/2017 01:05
Tombstones vandalized in Jewish cemetery in Rome

Tombstones vandalized in Jewish cemetery in Rome

Dozens of gravestones desecrated at Verano cemetery in Rome, Italy.Ben Ariel, Canada, 12/05/2017 20:14
Tombstones vandalized in Romanian Jewish cemetery

Tombstones vandalized in Romanian Jewish cemetery

Vandals smash 10 tombstones at Jewish cemetery in Bucharest.Ben Ariel, 26/04/2017 02:06
Headstones toppled at Jewish cemetery not vandalism

Headstones toppled at Jewish cemetery not vandalism

Police in Philadelphia determine that headstones toppled in Jewish cemetery fell due to age and environmental factors.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/04/2017 05:43
30 Jewish graves vandalized in Pennsylvania

30 Jewish graves vandalized in Pennsylvania

Police say there's 'no evidence' toppled and broken gravestones are result of vandalism.Chana Roberts, 08/04/2017 23:35
Remains of medieval Jews buried in Jewish cemetery

Remains of medieval Jews buried in Jewish cemetery

400-year-old Jewish remains receive Jewish burial after excavations disturb them.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/04/2017 09:41
Vandals smash 80% of headstones in French Jewish cemetery

Vandals smash 80% of headstones in French Jewish cemetery

Unknown perpetrators smash 40 out of 50 headstones in Jewish cemetery east of Paris.JTA, 01/04/2017 22:10
Restoration of Philadelphia Jewish cemetery begins

Restoration of Philadelphia Jewish cemetery begins

Dozens of volunteers and laborers begin restoration of toppled and damaged headstones at Philadelphia Jewish cemetery.Ben Ariel and JTA, 29/03/2017 03:06
Truck accident topples gravestones in Jewish cemetery near Paris

Truck accident topples gravestones in Jewish cemetery near Paris

Truck belonging to the city of Paris plows through a Jewish cemetery and topples 13 tombstones in what authorities say was an accident.JTA, 27/03/2017 17:44
Ellison: Investigate cemetery desecration as hate crime

Ellison: Investigate cemetery desecration as hate crime

Rep. Keith Ellison calls on Attorney General to investigate desecration of Jewish cemetery in the St. Louis area as a hate crime.JTA, 02/03/2017 02:29
St. Louis suburb mulling hate crimes registry

St. Louis suburb mulling hate crimes registry

University City, where Jewish cemetery was vandalized, considering resolution that would create a hate crimes registry.JTA, 01/03/2017 03:30
Philadelphia unions offer to repair vandalized Jewish cemetery

Philadelphia unions offer to repair vandalized Jewish cemetery

Philadelphia unions will provide free services to help repair and secure the city's vandalized Mount Carmel Cemetery.JTA, 01/03/2017 03:02
Jewish cemeteries make easy targets for vandals

Jewish cemeteries make easy targets for vandals

Cemeteries are particularly vulnerable to attacks because they are big, sparsely staffed and easy to penetrate.Ben Sales, 28/02/2017 04:59
ADL offers reward over Philadelphia cemetery vandals

ADL offers reward over Philadelphia cemetery vandals

ADL offers $10,000 reward for information leading to the conviction of those responsible for vandalism of Jewish cemetery in Philadelphia.JTA, 28/02/2017 02:00
Watch: Pence helps repair vandalized Jewish cemetery

Watch: Pence helps repair vandalized Jewish cemetery

Vice President visits Chesed Shel Emeth cemetery near St. Louis, condemns anti-Semitism.Yoni Kempinski, 23/02/2017 00:33
Lithuania reconsiders plans to build atop former Jewish cemetery

Lithuania reconsiders plans to build atop former Jewish cemetery

Lithuania’s government reportedly reconsidering plans to build convention center atop former Jewish cemetery in Vilnius.JTA, 22/02/2017 02:30
Missouri governor to help repair vandalized Jewish cemetery

Missouri governor to help repair vandalized Jewish cemetery

Jewish governor of Missouri volunteers to help repair vandalized St. Louis-area Jewish cemetery.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/02/2017 02:12
Jewish cemetery in St. Louis vandalized

Jewish cemetery in St. Louis vandalized

More than 100 headstones damaged at Chesed Shel Emeth Cemetery. Police say an organization is behind the attack.Ben Ariel, 21/02/2017 01:08
Vienna Jewish cemetery cleaned on Catholic holiday

Vienna Jewish cemetery cleaned on Catholic holiday

The Waehringer Cemetery in Vienna is cleaned up every year on All Souls' Day.Cnaan Liphshiz, 03/11/2016 01:47
Jewish graves vandalized in Belfast

Jewish graves vandalized in Belfast

Eight youths destroy and vandalize 17 graves inside a Belfast cemetery, in what is believed to have been an organized attack.Elad Benari, 29/08/2016 04:44
Panama chabad: We'll start with a cemetery

Panama chabad: We'll start with a cemetery

New chabad couple moves into Boquete, Panama, yet their first project will be for the dead, not the living.Rachel Kaplan, 21/07/2016 19:39
Vandals destroy headstones at UK Jewish cemetery

Vandals destroy headstones at UK Jewish cemetery

Police call attack on graves a 'sickening act of anti-Semitism'.Shoshana Miskin, 19/05/2016 19:03
Council of Europe to renovate Jewish cemeteries

Council of Europe to renovate Jewish cemeteries

Secretary General of the Council of Europe pledges to restore cemeteries across central and eastern Europe.Shoshana Miskin, 07/04/2016 17:44
Algeria begins plans to uproot Jewish cemetery

Algeria begins plans to uproot Jewish cemetery

45 years after it was first desecrated, Algerian authorities leading construction project on site of Jewish cemetery in Oran.Haim Lev, 01/11/2015 10:48
Swastikas scrawled on Jewish graves in Austria

Swastikas scrawled on Jewish graves in Austria

Nazi symbols deface Jewish cemetery weeks after vandals paint swastikas on Jewish quarter and Jewish museum.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/10/2015 13:29
Headstones Toppled at Philadelphia Jewish Cemetery

Headstones Toppled at Philadelphia Jewish Cemetery

Vandals knock down 124 headstones at the the Adath Jeshurun historic cemetery in Philadelphia.Ben Ariel, Canada, 01/08/2015 01:34
Graves Vandalized in Hungarian Jewish Cemetery

Graves Vandalized in Hungarian Jewish Cemetery

About 20 graves vandalized in a Jewish cemetery in Gyongyos, including the scattering of human remains.Ben Ariel, 23/03/2015 01:16
France Seeks Charges Against Teen Vandals

France Seeks Charges Against Teen Vandals

French prosecutors called Wednesday for five teens accused of vandalizing a Jewish cemetery to be prosecuted for 'anti-Semitic' hate crime.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/02/2015 20:33
Headstones Smashed at Dutch Jewish Cemetery

Headstones Smashed at Dutch Jewish Cemetery

Two headstones were smashed at a Jewish cemetery in Vlissingen; one belonged to a director of the Royal Schelde shipyard.Cynthia Blank, 29/12/2014 19:32