Statue of Mary, Mother of Jesus, Destroyed in Church

Country: Liechtenstein

Date of incident: February 20, 2011

Category: Social Hostility / Intolerance

Attack against: Faith

Area of case: Private



Unknown perpetrators have destroyed a statue of the Virgin Mary by pulling it from the altar in a church in Schaan / Liechtenstein.

The incident occurred on Sunday afternoon, February 20th, during daylight time. The damage amounts to 1.000 Swiss Franks.