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June 17, 2005
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Two British Jewish cemeteries were desecrated within 72 hours of each other. In the latest incident, approximately 100 gravestones were pushed over and damaged in a Jewish graveyard in the West Ham Jewish Cemetery in London. The attack follows damage to some 80 gravestones in a cemetery in Prestwich, Manchester.

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