Tuesday, February 10, Jew ultraorthodox was seriously wounded in an attack by unknown in the neighborhood of crown heights in Brooklyn in new York.
According to Israeli media, the man had suffered some blows by a knife in the upper torso. The victim is taken to hospital and his condition is serious but stable.
The assailant fled, and police were looking for him. According to the portal Walla, eyewitnesses reported that the scene of the attack fled to a colored man. At the moment it is unknown whether the attack was committed on the grounds of national hatred.
The information is specified.
The majority of the Jewish population of crown heights is the Hasidim of the CHABAD movement. In this same area is the famous office of the Lubavitcher Rebbe.
We will remind that on 3 November 2015 . unknown man in the mask attacked David Katz, volunteer of a Jewish rescue organization «rescue personnel», who was not in the performance of official duties, and inflicted stab wounds. David Katz received a severe wound.
On the same day the House of representatives of the U.S. Congress unanimously approved a resolution calling of the American and European governments to take measures to guarantee the safety of Jewish communities living in their countries.
The author of this initiative is Republican Congressman from new Jersey Chris Smith, who heads the Helsinki Committee of the Congress. In the framework of this document the us administration has called for the support of European governments, law enforcement agencies and international organizations to officially recognize the Jewish community and to establish with them cooperation for the prevention of anti-Semitic incidents, the number of which in the last two years have increased an average of four times.