A boy, 13, was punched in the stomach on a London bus by an attacker who shouted, “You stupid Jews think you own the world.”
The incident took place on a bus heading toward the Stamford Hill neighbourhood of north London, which has a large ultra-Orthodox Jewish population. It was first reported by the Shomrim neighbourhood watch group.
The man also shouted “You fucking Jews,” Shomrim said.
A report about the incident was filed with the Metropolitan Police.
A similar incident occurred on the same bus line last month.
“This unprovoked racist assault is sickening. The vile individual who perpetrated this attack must be arrested and subjected to the full force of the law,” a spokesperson for the Board of Deputies of British Jews, the country’s EJC affiliate, said.