10 tombstones smashed in Bucharest
Bucharest – An antisemitism organization says vandals have
smashed 10 tombstones at a cemetery in the Romanian capital in “a
The Center for Monitoring and Combating Antisemitism in Romania said
Tuesday the tombstones were broken into pieces at the Jewish cemetery in
southern Bucharest overnight Monday, Holocaust Remembrance Day, when the
millions of Jews killed by the Nazis are commemorated.
Bucharest police said in a statement that three youths aged 13 to 16
were being investigated on suspicion of profaning the graves.