February 28, 2017 10:47 IST

Another Jewish cemetery vandalized

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A headstone, pushed off its base by vandals, lays on the ground near a smashed tomb in the Mount Carmel Cemetery, a Jewish cemetery, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. About 100 headstones were knocked over, police said, in an incident that apparently took place after dark on February 25. Credit: Reuters
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The apparent vandalism came about a week after about 170 headstones were damaged at Chesed Shel Emeth Cemetery in University City, a suburb of St Louis, Missouri. Credit: Reuters
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Headstones lay on the ground after vandals pushed them off their bases in the Mount Carmel Cemetery in Philadelphia. Credit: Reuters
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A visitor checks on her family's plot at Chesed Shel Emeth Cemetery in University City, Missouri. Credit: Reuters
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View of headstones on the ground at Mount Carmel Cemetery in Philadelphia. Credit: Reuters