Unidentified attackers threw a Molotov cocktail into the building of the main Lviv synagogues, located on the street Brothers Mikhnovsky. About the incident, which occurred on June 30, wrote on Tuesday, July 4, the local edition Zaxid.net with reference to .the notice of the press service of the Lviv city Council
Adel Dianova, Director of the Ukrainian Jewish charity Foundation «Hesed-Arieh», said that in addition to this event in Lviv was committed another act of vandalism against the Jews: the walls of the synagogue, located at ul Sholom-aleykhema, 12, unknown persons wrote insulting remarks.
«On the street Mikhnovsky in the synagogue, threw «Molotov cocktail». But the window he missed – he hit the wall between the Windows, which fell in the courtyard where it was burned. And on the street Sholem Aleichem, where the former house of the Jewish community, wrote «Down with the Jewish power» and «Jews, remember the 1st of July,» alluding to the riots that took place in Lviv on June 30-July 2, 1941, which killed 7,000 Jews», – leads edition of the words Dianobol.
Lviv city Council hastened to declare that condemns these anti-Semitic incidents: «We strongly condemn the acts of vandalism that occurred in Lviv. The perpetrators must be brought to justice. Turn to law enforcement and required to immediately investigate these actions. Lviv has always been a tolerant city».
Network Ukrainian edition of «Country» reported that recently, vandals scribbled Stella, located in the Lviv Area Synagogues, swastikas and slogans skinheads.