Holocaust memorial in Athens vandalized

The government on Friday condemned the desecration of the Holocaust memorial in Athens after it was vandalized with graffiti signed by the far-right group “Unaligned Meander Nationalists.”

In a statement, Deputy Prime Minister Evangelos Venizelos pledged that the authorities will do everything in their power to arrest the perpetrators.

The act was also condemned by the Athens Jewish Community and the Central Board of Jewish Communities in Greece.