Handmade Nativity Figures Damaged by Vandals
Date of incident: December 7, 2019
Category: Social Hostility / Intolerance
Attack against: Faith
Area of case: Private
During the night of December 7th (the night before they were to be displayed), unknown vandals damaged the nativity figures in Palau. The town's inhabitants, along with the artist Mario Spano, known as Marieddu, who spent months making them by hand, were dismayed by the act.