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June 3, 2022
Israeli-owned eatery in London hit with ‘free Palestine’ graffiti
By Cnaan Liphshiz
(JTA) — Unidentified individuals spray-painted the words “free Palestine” on the facade of an Israeli-owned cafe in London.
The incident, which the owner Michael Levi suspects was an antisemitic hate crime, occurred on May 14 at Michaels Brasserie, the Jewish News of London reported on Tuesday.
The graffiti was painted there late at night on a Saturday, the report said.
Police arrived at the café and documented the incident and are looking into it, Levi told the Jewish News. Levi said that there w...