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vandals poured animal blood on the base of the menorah

Unknown vandals on Sunday evening desecrated the public menorah in Podilskyi District of Kiev, the capital of Ukraine, the website Kyiv Operative reported.

According to a local Rabbi, the vandals poured animal blood on the base of the menorah. Several days before, the rabbi told Kyiv Operative, a swastika was drawn on the menorah.

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Ukraine’s Jewish community filed a complaint with the police, which launched an investigation, calling the incident an act of hooliganism.

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