Vandals damage graves in the "Maryina Roscha" Cemetery, PHOTO, VIDEO
// 13.05.2008

Three headstones, including a chief rabbi's, were vandalized in a Russian cemetery.

The grave of Rabbi Jude Bershtein was among those damaged in the attack on the Marina Roscha cemetery, located just outside Russia's fourth-largest city, Nizhny Novogorod, the Interfax news service reported.

Local Jews frequently visit Bershtein's grave, according to Interfax.

The chief rabbi of Nizhny Novgorod, Shimon Bergman, said police are investigating but no arrests have been made.


After several days Jonalists of the local TV Company “Seti NN” occasionally encountered mobile phone, which contained video clip, that was shot by predictable vandals.

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