Monteal TMR swastikas hate crime

Antisemites turn to ice-carving in latest Montreal hate crime

Four large swastikas were discovered at a TMR skating rink last night.

Multiple large swastikas were carved into the ice at an outdoor skating rink in the Montreal neighbourhood of TMR last night according to a press release from B’nai Brith. The Montreal branch of the Jewish human rights organization filed a report with the police hate crime unit and conferred with Town of Mount Royal Mayor Peter Malouf about the matter.

“Rest assured that these acts of intolerance will be removed and dealt with promptly.”

—Peter Malouf, a news website serving the Orthodox Jewish community in Montreal, documented the discovery of the vandalism and shared a video of the hate crime on Facebook.

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