Peres visits Tuba Zangria ,calls mosque arson 'shameful'

By JPOST.COM STAFF
October 3, 2011 17:17

President Shimon Peres on Monday refereed to as "shameful" and "unacceptable" an apparent "price tag" attack in the Galilee village of Tuba Zangria in which a mosque was set fire to overnight Sunday.

Peres, visiting the scene of the attack along with Chief Rabbis Shlomo Amar and Yona Metzger, stated that the attack was "against the morals and spirit" of Israel, where he said "everyone has equal rights regardless of religion or nationality."


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