Fontainebleau, a city located about 60km south-east of Paris, is thought for its royal palace that when served as a retreat for French kings ranging from Louis VII by to Napoleon III.
Vandals have painted swastikas on dozens of tombstones in the Fontainebleau cemetery, in accordance with Frédéric Valletoux, the city’s mayor, as quoted by AFP.
Besides swastikas, some of the defaced tombstones had phrases “Biobananas” and “Charles” inscribed on them.
At the identical time, the city’s Jewish cemetery positioned proper subsequent to the principle cemetery seemed to be untouched by the vandals.
Last yr, Israeli Minister of Construction and Housing Major-General Yoav Galant known as on the Jewish individuals in France to maneuver to Israel to flee the rise of anti-Semitic assaults on Jewish cemeteries.