Holocaust memorial desecrated near St. Petersburg

A memorial to the victims of the Holocaust named “Formula of Sorrow” in the town of Pushkin near St. Petersburg was vandalised with offensive inscriptions in white paint.

On the truncated prism with a commemorative plaque, which is part of the memorial, unknown vandals struck the white paint of the word “Death to the Jews”.


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