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Anti-semitic graffiti found at Auschwitz site


Anti-semitic graffiti was discovered at the web-site of the largest Nazi concentration camp sophisticated.

The vandalism was learned Tuesday on nine wooded barracks at the Auschwitz loss of life camp in Poland, wherever extra than 1.1 million typically Jewish persons have been murdered, according to the site’s Memorial and Museum.

The graffiti, in English and German, incorporated Holocaust denial statements and Old Testament sayings usually utilised by anti-Semites, officials stated.

“Such an incident – an offense in opposition to the Memorial website – is, earlier mentioned all, an outrageous attack on the symbol of a single of the best tragedies in human heritage and an particularly painful blow to the memory of all the victims of the German Nazi Auschwitz-Birkenau camp,” memorial officers tweeted.

Police are reviewing video footage of the incident as security is beefed up at the internet site, according to the assertion.


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