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Germany / 16-07-2015

Jewish cemetery desecrated with Nazi graffiti

Source: Die Hannoversche Allgemeine Zeitung


Laatzen- Vandals painted swastikas on several tombstones at the Jewish cemetery in Gleidingen. Cemetery visitors discovered the graffiti on Sunday. Police launched an investigation and questioned witnesses.

 

According to police, swastikas were sprayed on three tombstones. In a press release police stated that the event probably occurred last weekend, but it is not clear in which day. Cemetery visitors discovered the graffiti on Sunday at 4:30 PM, and immediately called the police.