Statue of Christ Child Hanged in Mogliano Veneto

Country: Italy

Date of incident: December 29, 2019

Category: Social Hostility / Intolerance

Attack against: Faith

Area of case: Private

The statue of the Christ child was discovered removed from the nativity scene in Piazza Berto in Mogliano and hung above the ground with an electric cable around its neck. Plastic cups littered the ground of the crèche.

A woman who witnessed the scene wrote on social media, "You may be unbelievers, but the nativity scene belongs to children and cannot be touched."

Source: Tribuna Treviso
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