Turkey: Jewish Cemetery Attacked by ‘Unknown Assailants’

When Jews visited the cemetery of their community members in the southern Turkish city of Hatay on June 19, the Fathers’ Day, they saw the wall of the cemetery broken, the gate torn down and the grave stones damaged.

The cemetery includes the graves of Jews and Armenians, as well as of Muslims. The Jews of the city were deeply saddened and concerned, reported the Turkish daily newspaper Birgun.