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Synagogue windows smashed by vandals on second attempt in Cottbus, Germany

Police report that two women, aged 21 and 36, vandalised the only synagogue in the German state of Brandenburg. According to the police report, the windows of the synagogue in Cottbus were smashed.

The alleged perpetrators are said to have first attempted an act of vandalism against the synagogue yesterday but were unsuccessful so they returned this morning. At the time of their arrest today, the women in question had blood alcohol content measuring 1.79 g/L and 1.52 g/L. Investigations into their motives are said to be “ongoing”.

Source: Märkische Allgemeine