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November 27, 2015 / 15 Kislev, 5776
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Desecration of Israeli Flags in Jaffa (Yafo)

There have been tensions over the growing numbers of religious Jews in the city.
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Unknown vandals desecrated a line of Israeli flags set up along a street in the Tel Aviv suburb of Jaffa (Yafo) in the wee hours of Wednesday.

Red paint was splattered on Israel’s national flags, which were strung along the street to honor the upcoming national Memorial Day and Independence Day holidays next week.

Police have opened an investigation into the incident.

The ancient port city of Jaffa is home to a mixed population of Arabs and Jews. There have been tensions over the growing numbers of religious Jews in the city, and the establishment of yeshivot and other religious Jewish schools and facilities there.

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2 Responses to “Desecration of Israeli Flags in Jaffa (Yafo)”

  1. time to desecrate a few arabs

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