Jewish backpackers tortured for hours in Argentinian hostel

Ten Israeli tourists have been robbed, beaten and burned in a four hour-long anti-Semitic attack at a hostel in southern Argentina.

The attackers shouted ‘f******* jews’ at the group and accused them of ‘trying to take over Patagonia’ as they pelted them with stones and fired a shotgun round at a cabin during the ordeal.

Police called to the incident 45 minutes after the attack began had to withdraw because they were unable to control the situation – one was hospitalized with a broken jaw and two lost teeth.