BERLIN (JTA) – A Berlin rabbi was verbally abused and spat on, one of several recent attacks on Jews in the German capital.
The incident, which took place on Friday night, is under investigation. The perpetrators have not been identified.
Rabbi Yehuda Teichtal, a community rabbi and president of Chabad Lubavitch in Berlin, reported that two men shouted at him in Arabic, and spat on him after he left services at his synagogue in the Wilmersdorf district around 9 pm. He was with one of his young children. [Read more…]