Russian Orthodox Church vandalized with graffiti in Germany

Country: Germany

Date of incident: November 1, 2022

The Russian Orthodox Church in Leipzig was covered with graffiti of Russian propaganda war symbols on Tuesday night (1. November), according to the police. On the entrance door, the [Z] military symbol was drawn with red paint by unidentified perpetrators. The police also found a second illegible graffiti in front of the church, it is unclear if both graffiti are connected. The police are investigating.


In the Russian war of aggression against Ukraine, the letter "Z" has become a symbol of support for the Russian government and army.


Symbolic Picture: Pixabay