Another Jewish Cemetery is Desecrated in Germany
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Another Jewish Cemetery is Desecrated in Germany

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(Jewish Telegraphic Agency)

Another case of a desecration of a Jewish cemetery in Germany, the 53rd desecration since 1923, occurred last night at Gleicherwiesen, near Weimar.

Twelve tombstones were destroyed by unknown vandals. The Jewish community has offered a reward for their apprehension.

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