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Jewish Cemetery Vandalized in Rochester, NY

(Photo: Courtesy of News 10 NBC WHEC/via JTA)

Five headstones were found pushed down in a Jewish cemetery in New York, making this the third desecration of Jewish cemeteries in the U.S. in less than two weeks.

Five headstones were found toppled Thursday morning at the Waad Hakolel Cemetery, also known as the Stone Road Cemetery, in the city in western New York, according to News 10 NBC WHEC…

The last two weeks saw vandalism at Jewish cemeteries in Philadelphia and St. Louis, as well as two more waves of bomb threats called into Jewish community centers, schools and institutions across the country, representing the fourth and fifth waves of such harassment this year.

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