Monday, March 4, 2013

One of World's Oldest Synagogues Bombed in Damascus



by Danny Brenner, Daniel Siryoti, Lilach Shoval, Eli Leon, The Associated Press and Israel Hayom Staff




The Elijah the Prophet Synagogue in suburban Damascus is damaged as Syrian army tries to hit rebels they believed were hiding there • Former Syrian in Israel: If the reports are true [about the destruction] this is unfortunate for us Jews and for supporters of historical site conservation worldwide."


The damaged synagogue in Damascus.
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Danny Brenner, Daniel Siryoti, Lilach Shoval, Eli Leon, The Associated Press and Israel Hayom Staff  

Source: http://www.israelhayom.com/site/newsletter_article.php?id=7657 Copyright - Original materials copyright (c) by the authors.

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