Church Crosses Removed from Event Logo; Replaced after Complaints

Country: Romania

Date of incident: November 4, 2017

Category: Social Hostility / Intolerance

Attack against: Faith

Area of case: Private



The event logo for "Upgrade My City" in Timisoura, Romania depicted a skyline with church buildings, but with the crosses atop the steeples removed. After complaints, the crosses reappeared on the logos with an apology.

Source: Submission to the Observatory; Upgrade My City Timisoura Facebook Page, Timisoura