On the evening of 27 April, the 0404 website.co.il reported that the father of one of the pupils who participated in the «party of colors» in the fortress Ashdod Yam, contacted the antiquities authority.
The man apologized for the incident. He said that his daughter and her friends were not aware that their actions cause damage to this historic structure. He expressed hope that this incident caused a great resonance, will serve as an example to other Teens.
0404.co.il reports that the antiquities authority (IAA) made contact with the school in which girls learn. Soon students will be lectured on the protection of monuments.
We will remind that on April 27 the Israel antiquities authority reported the act of vandalism on the site of an ancient fortress Ashdod Yam.
The report stated that the FDA inspectors, who visited a historical monument, has discovered that its walls are painted with gouache, and a number were discovered empty jars of paint and brushes.
The Management were convinced that the fortress walls were painted by the teenagers. This is also evident from photos in social networks, depicting the «party of colors», which took place in Ashdod-Yam.
Yisrael Hasson, Director of the antiquities authority warned that if in the next 48 hours, parents and Teens will not contact the IAA is through Facebook, and receiving instructions from the experts, will not eliminate the traces of your stay in the fortress, the Office will submit a complaint to the police.