The deadly shooting at the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh isn’t just disturbing, it’s also the United States’ largest targeted murder of Jews to date. This distinction prompted the staff at The Jerusalem Post to compile a list of other attacks against the Jewish community around the globe in the last 40 years.
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In the wake of Saturday’s massacre at the Tree of Life Synagogue, members of Pittsburgh’s old and well-established Jewish community reflect on the attack that took 11 lives.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, along with President Reuven Rivlin and other Israeli officials, expressed their sympathies for vicitms and outrage at Saturday’s vicious, anti-Semitic attack on a Pittsburgh synagogue.
Eight people are dead and more have been wounded, including responding police, after a man yelling "All Jews must die" opened fire at a Pennsylvania synagogue on Saturday morning.
New York police have determined that the brutal beating of an Orthodox man was carried out because of his Jewish faith.