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Havana restoring oldest Jewish cemetery in Cuba

City of Havana restoring first Jewish cemetery in Cuba for city's 500th anniversary.

Havana restoring oldest Jewish cemetery in Cuba

Anti-Semitic graffiti found at Jewish cemetery in Poland

Jewish cemetery in southern Poland vandalized with anti-Semitic graffiti referencing Holocaust.

Anti-Semitic graffiti found at Jewish cemetery in Poland

Ukraine Jewish cemetery gets protective fence with German funds

European Jewish Cemeteries Initiative announces fencing of 16th century Buchach Cemetary.

Ukraine Jewish cemetery gets protective fence with German funds

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.

Jews’ headstones smashed in Greek city

Bomb found in New Jersey Jewish cemetery

Explosive device found affixed to headstone in Jewish cemetery in New Jersey.

Bomb found in New Jersey Jewish cemetery

Report: Arab men barbecue in Jewish cemetery

Photos show Arab men having barbecue in Jewish cemetery in Tunisia.

Report: Arab men barbecue in Jewish cemetery

Vandal nabbed for painting swastikas on Dutch Jewish cemetery

Police arrest man suspected of vandalizing 300-year-old Amsterdam cemetery with Nazi symbols

Vandal nabbed for painting swastikas on Dutch Jewish cemetery

England: Vandals smash headstones at Jewish cemetery

Over 30 headstones toppled, smashed, at Jewish cemetery in Manchester.

England: Vandals smash headstones at Jewish cemetery

Flames ravage Russian Jewish cemetery

Blaze torches Jewish cemetery in Voronezh, Russia. Authorities investigating if fire was result of arson.

Flames ravage Russian Jewish cemetery

Poland’s government to restore Warsaw Jewish cemetery

Poland’s government pledges $28 million to restoring the Warsaw Jewish cemetery.

Poland’s government to restore Warsaw Jewish cemetery

Human remains dug up next to Jewish cemetery in Poland

Construction work uncovers human remains next to Jewish cemetery in eastern Poland.

Human remains dug up next to Jewish cemetery in Poland

Medieval Jewish cemetery uncovered in Bologna, Italy

Authorities discover site of ancient Jewish cemetery destroyed in 1569.

Medieval Jewish cemetery uncovered in Bologna, Italy

Philadelphia Mayor visits vandalized Jewish cemetery

Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney tours refurbished Mount Carmel Cemetery which was vandalized in February.

Philadelphia Mayor visits vandalized Jewish cemetery

Headstones toppled at Boston-area Jewish cemetery

Vandals top six headstones at Netherlands Cemetery in Melrose.

Headstones toppled at Boston-area Jewish cemetery

Tombstones toppled at Philadelphia Jewish cemetery

Five tombstones knocked over at Jewish cemetery in northeast Philadelphia. Police investigating.

Tombstones toppled at Philadelphia Jewish cemetery

Tombstones vandalized in Jewish cemetery in Rome

Dozens of gravestones desecrated at Verano cemetery in Rome, Italy.

Tombstones vandalized in Jewish cemetery in Rome

Tombstones vandalized in Romanian Jewish cemetery

Vandals smash 10 tombstones at Jewish cemetery in Bucharest.

Tombstones vandalized in Romanian Jewish cemetery

Headstones toppled at Jewish cemetery not vandalism

Police in Philadelphia determine that headstones toppled in Jewish cemetery fell due to age and environmental factors.

Headstones toppled at Jewish cemetery not vandalism

30 Jewish graves vandalized in Pennsylvania

Police say there's 'no evidence' toppled and broken gravestones are result of vandalism.

30 Jewish graves vandalized in Pennsylvania

Remains of medieval Jews buried in Jewish cemetery

400-year-old Jewish remains receive Jewish burial after excavations disturb them.

Remains of medieval Jews buried in 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.

Vandals smash 80% of headstones in French Jewish cemetery

Restoration of Philadelphia Jewish cemetery begins

Dozens of volunteers and laborers begin restoration of toppled and damaged headstones at Philadelphia Jewish cemetery.

Restoration of Philadelphia Jewish cemetery begins

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.

Truck accident topples gravestones in Jewish cemetery near Paris

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.

Ellison: Investigate cemetery desecration as hate crime

St. Louis suburb mulling hate crimes registry

University City, where Jewish cemetery was vandalized, considering resolution that would create a hate crimes registry.

St. Louis suburb mulling hate crimes registry

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.

Philadelphia unions offer to repair vandalized Jewish cemetery

Jewish cemeteries make easy targets for vandals

Cemeteries are particularly vulnerable to attacks because they are big, sparsely staffed and easy to penetrate.

Jewish cemeteries make easy targets for 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.

ADL offers reward over Philadelphia cemetery vandals

Watch: Pence helps repair vandalized Jewish cemetery

Vice President visits Chesed Shel Emeth cemetery near St. Louis, condemns anti-Semitism.

Watch: Pence helps repair vandalized Jewish cemeteryplayer

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.

Lithuania reconsiders plans to build atop former Jewish cemetery

Missouri governor to help repair vandalized Jewish cemetery

Jewish governor of Missouri volunteers to help repair vandalized St. Louis-area Jewish cemetery.

Missouri governor to help repair vandalized Jewish cemetery

Jewish cemetery in St. Louis vandalized

More than 100 headstones damaged at Chesed Shel Emeth Cemetery. Police say an organization is behind the attack.

Jewish cemetery in St. Louis vandalized

Vienna Jewish cemetery cleaned on Catholic holiday

The Waehringer Cemetery in Vienna is cleaned up every year on All Souls' Day.

Austria: Jewish cemetery cleaned up on Catholic holiday

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.

Jewish graves vandalized in Belfast

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.

Panama chabad: We'll start with a cemetery

Vandals destroy headstones at UK Jewish cemetery

Police call attack on graves a 'sickening act of anti-Semitism'.

Vandals destroy headstones at Manchester Jewish cemetery

Council of Europe to renovate Jewish cemeteries

Secretary General of the Council of Europe pledges to restore cemeteries across central and eastern Europe.

Council of Europe head vows to renovate Jewish cemeteries

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.

Algeria begins plans to uproot Jewish cemetery

Swastikas scrawled on Jewish graves in Austria

Nazi symbols deface Jewish cemetery weeks after vandals paint swastikas on Jewish quarter and Jewish museum.

Swastikas scrawled on Jewish graves in Austria

Headstones Toppled at Philadelphia Jewish Cemetery

Vandals knock down 124 headstones at the the Adath Jeshurun historic cemetery in Philadelphia.

More Than 100 Headstones Toppled at Philadelphia Jewish Cemetery