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Community galvanizes to help preschool

| May 30, 2009 | 0 Comments



People of various faiths are helping a Camarillo Jewish preschool, the target of anti-Semitic graffiti, pay for a surveillance and security system. Last week workers installed cameras outside and a security system inside the Gan Camarillo Preschool in Old Town.   http://www.thecamarilloacorn.com/news/2009/0529/faith/019.html




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Brazilian Police Thwart Neo-Nazi Bombing of Synagogues

| May 22, 2009 | 0 Comments



(IsraelNN.com) Brazilian police have thwarted an attempt by neo-Nazis to bomb at least two synagogues in the southern Brazilian city of Porto Alegre. Police inspector Paulo Cesar Jardim said that a "major tragedy" was prevented. He said that the neo-Nazi group is comprised of about 50 well-organized dangerous criminals. A statement by the group said […]




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NY police: Terror suspects aimed for ‘jihad’

| May 21, 2009 | 0 Comments



NY police: Terror suspects aimed for 'jihad' Authorities say men arrested for planting mock explosive device outside Riverdale Temple and plotting to shoot down military plane were bent on launching holy war against America. Police chief: They said they were disturbed about Muslims being killed in Afghanistan, Pakistan Associated Press   http://www.ynetnews.com/articles/0,7340,L-3719607,00.html    




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Terror plot ‘worries’ Riverdale Jews

| May 21, 2009 | 0 Comments



David Winter, the executive director of the Riverdale Jewish Center, said on Thursday that police had assembled local rabbis in order to brief them on an averted plot to detonate a bomb outside the Jewish Center and the Riverdale Temple.   http://www.jpost.com/servlet/Satellite?cid=1242212432631&pagename=JPost%2FJPArticle%2FShowFull




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Four nabbed in plot to bomb NYC synagogues, shoot down planes

| May 21, 2009 | 0 Comments



The FBI arrested four men Wednesday in what authorities called a plot to detonate a bomb outside two Jewish places of worship and to shoot military planes with guided missiles. Officials told The Associated Press the arrests came after a long-running undercover operation that began in Newburgh, NY, about 110 kilometers north of New York […]




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Plots against Jewish targets in U.S.

| May 21, 2009 | 0 Comments



NEW YORK (JTA) — Lone attackers or small, independent groups with no formal ties to wider terrorist networks have planned several plots against Jewish targets. March 1, 1994 — Lebanese-born Rashid Baz opens fire on a van carrying 15 Chabad-Lubavitch rabbinical seminary students on the Brooklyn Bridge, killing Ari Halberstam, 16, and injuring three others. […]




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FBI foils NY synagogue bombing

| May 21, 2009 | 0 Comments



WASHINGTON – The Federal Bureau of Investigation on Wednesday night thwarted a plot to carry out a terror attack at two synagogues in New York's Bronx borough and shoot at Air National Guard military planes with stinger surface-to-air guided missiles. According to sources in the United States, four Muslims were arrested following an undercover investigation […]




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Swastikas painted on sign at future Chandler Jewish center

| May 13, 2009 | 0 Comments



Two swastikas and other anti-Semitic graffiti marks plastered both sides of the sign for a future Jewish center in Chandler Tuesday. The wood sign sat on a vacant lot near Ray Road and McClintock Drive where the Chabad Center for Jewish Living will be built.   http://www.azcentral.com/news/articles/2009/05/13/20090513cr-jewish0513.html




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