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Muslims finance the restoration of jewish cemetery USA

Muslims finance the restoration of jewish cemetery USA

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American muslims have converted some 80,000 euros was raised to vandals damaged gravestones at a jewish cemetery to be repaired.

The damage to a cemetery in St.Louis, in the state of Missouri were accompanied with threats of jewish institutions on the internet.

About 170 tombstones were omgetrapt or damaged. Many people saw the action as another proof of anti-semitism after the election of Donald Trump to president manifested itself. During his campaign he got a lot of support from white nationalists and far-right groups.

The muslims that the money was drawn for the recovery of the stones, show up on their website in solidarity with the jews and condemn “the terrible manifestation of desecration” of the cemetery. Interestingly enough, refused to accept the jewish cemetery itself, any comment on the gift.

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