Church Targeted by Molotov Cocktails

Country: Turkey

Date of incident: November 4, 2006

Category: Social Hostility / Intolerance

Attack against: Faith

Area of case: Islamist / Private



The Odemis Love Protestant Church in Odemis, near Izmir, was attacked with Molotov cocktails. The church, where the pastor and his family lived, had been the target of stone-throwing and harassment in the months prior to the event.

Source:
OSCE HATE CRIMES REPORT 2006
http://www.osce.org/odihr/26759