University student convicted for desecrating flag

26.08.2011                      26.Aw-Elul, 5771

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University student convicted for desecrating flag

St. Andrews expels, suspends two students who called Israel "terrorist, Nazi state" and also abused an Israeli flag belonging to a Jewish student.

A student at a Scottish university was convicted this week by a Scottish court for a racist breach of the peace for abusing an Israeli flag belonging to a Jewish student, who said he felt “violated and devastated” by the incident.
The incident occurred at St. Andrews University in Fife in March, when students Samuel Colchester and Paul Donnachie entered the dorm room of Chanan Reitblat, a Yeshiva University student who was at the university for a semester, and rubbed their hands on their genitals before wiping them on Reitblat’s Israeli flag….