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2 arrested on suspicion of setting fire to shul in Greece

| April 21, 2011 | 0 Comments

Police reinforce security on island of Corfu for Israelis arriving on cruise ships; Jewish community mourns loss of Torah scrolls Two suspects were arrested Wednesday in connection with setting fire to a synagogue on the Greek island of Corfu a day earlier, Greek Police said. Police on the island reinforced security around Israeli's arriving in […]

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Arsonists set fire to synagogue on Greek island of Corfu

| April 19, 2011 | 0 Comments

Arsonists set fire to a synagogue on the Greek island of Corfu early on Tuesday, damaging prayer books but causing no injuries, in the third such attack in Greece in less than two years, police said. The arson attack, staged just as the Passover festival was starting, alarmed the country's dwindling Jewish community. "The door […]

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Fire in basement of Agios Panteleimonas church

| May 26, 2009 | 0 Comments

(ANA-MPA) – A fire broke out in the basement of Agios Panteleimonas church in Acharnon avenue in Athens at about 9 pm on Tuesday.   http://www.express.gr/news/news-in-english/173093oz_20090526173093.php3

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