Jewish extremists have written racial slurs in Hebrew on the wall of the Armenian church in occupied East Jerusalem. Anadolu news agency reports.
The incident occurred late Thursday, the Committee of the High Presidency of Churches of the Palestinian Authority said.
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“The racist attack by fanatical religious settlers, in which sinful hands wrote the words ‘Revenge and death to Arabs, Armenians and Christians’ on the walls of the Armenian patriarchate in occupied Jerusalem, is an inevitable consequence of hate speech and ugly provocations.” said the statement. committee said.
The commission held the Israeli government responsible for the incident with its “racist-colonial” policies.
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