Burning synagogue in Syria - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Dr. Jack
    • 06.11.07 | 09:58 (IST)

    How confusing. I read a few days ago, in some letters from readers to Ha'aretz, on the subject of Jewish refugees from Moslem countries, that Jews had no problems there. Who burned the synagogue in Allepo? Perhaps, were the Martians, because Moslems never touched Jewish properties or their houses of prayer! Strangely enough, the writer never addressed the issue of the arson which destroyed the ancient shul in Syria, as it happened over and over again in every Moslem country were Jews have lived, sometimes for over two thousand years.

    from the article: Fragment of ancient parchment from Bible given to Jerusalem scholars
    First published 00:00 06.11.07 | Last updated 00:00 06.11.07
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