Synagogue in Greece set ablaze; religious books burned

20.04.2011                      16.Nisan, 5771                      Pessah 2; Tag 1 des Omer

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Synagogue in Greece set ablaze; religious books burned

In the third such attack in Greece in less than 2 years, arsonists break into Corfu island synagogue, damage at least 30 prayer books.

Arsonists set fire to a synagogue on the Greek island of Corfu early on Tuesday, damaging prayer books but causing no injuries, in the third such attack in Greece in less than two years, police said.
The arson attack, staged just as the Passover festival was starting, alarmed the country's dwindling Jewish community….