Two women arrested in Germany for vandalizing synagogue

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( Two women were arrested after smashing several windows of the Brandenburg state’s only synagogue in Cottbus, Germany, the Associated Press reported.

The women, ages 21 and 36, had high levels of alcohol in their system and are awaiting interrogation to determine their motivations. The synagogue, dedicated in January 2015, is the first in Brandenburg since 1938.

Posted on November 18, 2015 .