A vandalized kosher restaurant in Paris
On one of the yellow and white sofas, an inscription in red: "Youpin".On the walls and on the ground, obscene tags, insults, a message, "Free Palestine", Nazi inscriptions, including swastikas and a formula: "Hitler was right."The floor is covered with water, the chairs overturned.The kosher restaurant Mac Queen, in the 19th arrondissement of Paris, offered a scene of desolation, Friday October 2.This fast food sign, which promises on its frontage of burgers" glatt kosher ”, respecting the kosherut, the Jewish dietary rules, was vandalized on the night of Thursday to Friday.
In addition to the damage inside the restaurant, the barrel of the iron curtain was fractured and the fund, 50 euros, was stolen, according to the owner's account, AFP reported.have opened an investigation on Friday for “racist degradation.” The investigations were entrusted to the second district of the Paris judicial police.While the perpetrators and the circumstances of these acts of vandalism remain unknown for the moment, the condemnations from the political class were unanimous.
As early as Friday morning, the socialist mayor of the 19th arrondissement, François Dagnaud, went to the scene "to denounce this abomination and show our indignation and our solidarity," he then explained on Twitter.
In a message posted on the social network, the mayor of the capital, Anne Hidalgo, also condemned "with the greatest firmness this odious act of anti-Semitic vandalism (...).All my support to our friends in the Jewish community.We do not will not let pass.”The members of the government also expressed their indignation.“ The Republic will unite in the face of hatred and will fight each of its zealots, ”reacted the Prime Minister, Jean Castex.
Posted Date: 2020-10-08