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Arsonists Burn Down 2 Shuls Over Shabbat

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A Chabad synagogue near Road 6, near Baka Al-Garbiya, was burned down over Shabbat, destroying everything inside the synagogue, according to a Kikar Shabbat report.

Police say there was a strong odor of benzene at the site, and it appears to have been an arson attack.

In Petach Tikva, an arsonist poured gas inside the shul and lit it up. The fire department managed to put out the fire before the Torahs were burnt.

Police are not ruling out that these were both terror attacks, and are checking to see if there is a connection between the two arson attacks.

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  1. People are so stupid!

  2. How disgusting what a piece of rubbish his time will come

  3. Carolin Knox says:

    Going to have to get like US….security at Shul

  4. It never ends-whether in the States, Europe, Israel or elsewhere. Jews are still being attacked and intimidated by garbage individuals with tiny brains.

  5. Stupid is as stupid deserve long prison sentences! Great job fire dept!

  6. I hope and pray to G-D that they catch this pyromaniac who has NO respect !

  7. The Hamas are stepping up terrorism into overdrive!!

  8. G-D knows who did this!

  9. Nancy Breese says:

    So sad that others continue to not respect ones religion.

  10. Hamas and Abbas are behind this

  11. When is it time to reciprocate these hate crimes?

  12. So sad burn their mosque down

  13. Anonymous says:

    I think for every shul that the Moslems torch that 10 mosques should go up in flames.

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