Jewish sites in Syria are the latest front in propaganda war
Recent and contested reports that a synagogue outside Damascus was burned to the ground should be taken with a grain of salt, as Syria's Jewish sites are a battlefield for misinformation and half-truths by both the Assad regime and its opponents.
Uncorroborated reports have recently appeared in both the Arab and Jewish press suggesting that the Jobar Synagogue, located in a suburb of Damascus, had been plundered and burnt by either the Assad regime or rebel forces.
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