Thirty-two Graves Desecrated at the Batignolles Cemetery in Paris
Date of incident: March 20, 2017
Category: Social Hostility / Intolerance
Attack against: Faith
Area of case: Private
Between 16 and 20 March, 2017 during the night, 32 graves - mostly Christian - were excavated and searched. Officials presume the perpetrators were looking for valuables. A thorough inspection of the cemetery of 15,000 graves, on about ten hectares, was carried out. Surveillance of the premises was strengthened.
Source: Le Figero