Two Fires Set in Lleida Church
Date of incident: November 8, 2019
Category: Social Hostility / Intolerance
Attack against: Faith
Area of case: Private
Unknown perpetrators set fire to an altar in the church of Sant Joan in Lleida (Lérida) on November 7th. The rector, Joan Ramon Ezquerra, reported that a day earlier, three bouquets around the church had also been set on fire. Mass could not be celebrated in the central nave and had to be moved to the chapel.