Friday, August 22, 2014

The Hague: Jews Want to Leave Neighborhood Due to Anti-Semitic Incidents

Many of the Jews living in an enclave in the Schilderswijk (Painters neighborhood) in The Hague want to leave. They feel threatened after the ongoing anti-Semitic incidents.  The main riots in the Netherlands of the past few years have taken place in the Schilderswijk. The Jewish enclave has existed there for a hundred and thirty years. Some of the inhabitants claim that the municipality should provide them with a new home.

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