The desecration of a synagogue in Uman: the Police has started proceedings under article “Hooliganism”

Осквернение синагоги в Умани: Полиция начала производство по статье "Хулиганство"

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The desecration of a synagogue in Uman
Осквернение синагоги в Умани: Полиция начала производство по статье "Хулиганство"

Осквернение синагоги в Умани: Полиция начала производство по статье "Хулиганство"

Photo: Ynet

The desecration of a synagogue in Uman
Осквернение синагоги в Умани: Полиция начала производство по статье "Хулиганство"

Осквернение синагоги в Умани: Полиция начала производство по статье "Хулиганство"

Photo: Ynet

The desecration of a synagogue in Uman
Осквернение синагоги в Умани: Полиция начала производство по статье "Хулиганство"

Осквернение синагоги в Умани: Полиция начала производство по статье "Хулиганство"

Photo: Ynet

The desecration of a synagogue in Uman
Осквернение синагоги в Умани: Полиция начала производство по статье "Хулиганство"

In Uman, Cherkasy region the group of unknown persons desecrated the synagogue. The room poured paint and threw a pig’s head. This information 112.ua confirmed in the press service of the police in Cherkasy region.

“On the fact of desecration of the synagogue in Uman, Ukraine initiated criminal proceedings under article “Hooliganism”. In the synagogue threw a pig’s head, the room is doused with paint,” – said the press service of the region.

At the same time, the portal Ynet reports that “a Group of nationalists broke into… in the synagogue at the tomb of Rabbi Nachman and shouting curses to the Jews, threw the room with pieces of pork and threw it in the room a pig’s head with engraved swastika.”

Also, according to Israeli media, the attackers shouted obscenities toward the Jews. Fortunately, no one was hurt.

The attackers managed to escape before the police arrived.

To Uman annually attracts tens of thousands of Hasidim to celebrate Rosh Hashanah at the grave of the tzaddik Nachman.

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