Three men tried to set fire to a synagogue in the Swedish city of Gothenburg

In the Swedish city of Gothenburg have arrested three men who tried to set fire to the local synagogue. About it reports Reuters with reference to the press-Secretary of Prosecutor’s office of Sweden.

The attack occurred late on 9 December. Information about the victims and the condition of the building after an arson there.

It is unclear whether the attack is connected with the U.S. recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, says the Agency.

On 6 December, the President of the United States Donald trump has officially recognized Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and announced the postponement of the U.S. Embassy in this city.

In Jerusalem riots broke out. In clashes between Arab activists and the Israel police injured dozens of people.

In a number of countries have passed protest actions. Against the decision trump made in Turkey, Tunisia, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Egypt, Lebanon, Iran and other countries.

The UN security Council did not support the decision of the White house.

The Arab League called on the US to abandon its decision.




Three men tried to set fire to a synagogue in the Swedish city of Gothenburg 11.12.2017

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