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Sarajevo police identify minor suspected of drawing swastika on Jewish obituary

April 01, 2021

The Sarajevo Canton Police identified the person suspected of drawing a swastika on the obituary of Zelimir Altarac Cicak, a Bosnian rock legend of Jewish descent who recently passed away due to COVID-19, as a minor.

The suspect was born in 2005, police said, adding they would not release any additional information in order to protect the investigation and interests of the minor.

The act of vandalism was met with condemnation from Bosnia’s Jewish Community, numerous government officials, and associations.

Source:  https://ba.n1info.com/english/news/sarajevo-police-identify-minor-suspected-of-drawing-swastika-on-jewish-obituary/

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