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Greek Foreign Ministry reacts to desecration of chapel in Jerusalem

Greek Foreign Ministry reacts to desecration of chapel in Jerusalem

The Greek Foreign Ministry has expressed “deep concern” over the trespassing by members of a Jewish seminary into the Greek Garden on Mt Zion in Jerusalem, property of the Greek Orthodox Patriarchate of Jerusalem.

In a statement issued Wednesday, the ministry called upon Israeli authorities to investigate Monday’s incident which resulted in the desecration of the chapel on the site. No more details were immediately available.