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Jewish group expresses sorrow over cemetery desecration

January 28, 2016

Members of a Jewish organization traveled to the Salesian monastery of Beit Jimal near Jerusalem to express their sorrow over the recent desecration of the monastery’s cemetery.

The organization, Tag Meir, “sees the battle against racism as also a part of a campaign to support democratic values, and the very traditional Jewish values of loving our neighbors and justice for all,” according to its website.

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  • Posted by: vjenkins78814 - Jan. 31, 2016 4:49 PM ET USA

    The Israeli government needs to exert more control over the radical groups committing these crimes. Christians have lived in this area since the time of Christ.