April 13, 2020

The Jewish center "Star of the North" in Arkhangelsk was set on fire

Firemen managed to stop the fire even at the entrance  Photo: Press Service of the Ministry of Emergencies   of Russia in the Arkhangelsk Region
Firemen managed to stop the fire even at the entrance
Photo: Press Service of the Ministry of Emergencies
 of Russia in the Arkhangelsk Region
Arkhangelsk - The building of the synagogue, also operating as the Jewish cultural center "Star of the North", was set on fire in the early morning - at 03:46. Burned with tires and fuel. This was reported by the press service of the regional department of the Ministry of Emergencies.

Eyewitnesses reported a fire to the fire department, after which they sent a squad from the nearest fire and rescue unit to the place.

The fire was stopped at the entrance of the cultural center - the glass there was damaged, the door, a vestibule on 4 square meters was smoked. They set it on fire with tires and fuel. An investigation is underway, - commented in the press service of the Ministry of Emergencies.

Source: 29.ru