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Jewish graves desecrated in France

A man walks near graves that were desecrated with swastikas at the Jewish cemetery in Quatzenheim, near Strasbourg, France, February 19, 2019. REUTERS/Vincent Kessler

A man walks near graves that were desecrated with swastikas at the Jewish cemetery in Quatzenheim, near Strasbourg, France, February 19, 2019. REUTERS/Vincent Kessler

A man walks near graves that were desecrated with swastikas at the Jewish cemetery in Quatzenheim, near Strasbourg, France, February 19, 2019. REUTERS/Vincent Kessler
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French President Emmanuel Macron holds children by the hands as he walks past graves vandalized with swastikas during a visit at the Jewish cemetery in Quatzenheim, France February 19. Frederick Florin/Pool via REUTERS

French President Emmanuel Macron holds children by the hands as he walks past graves vandalized with swastikas during a visit at the Jewish cemetery in Quatzenheim, France February 19. Frederick Florin/Pool via REUTERS

French President Emmanuel Macron holds children by the hands as he walks past graves vandalized with swastikas during a visit at the Jewish cemetery in Quatzenheim, France February 19. Frederick Florin/Pool via REUTERS
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Graves that were desecrated with swastikas are seen at the Jewish cemetery in Quatzenheim, near Strasbourg, France, February 19. REUTERS/Vincent Kessler

Graves that were desecrated with swastikas are seen at the Jewish cemetery in Quatzenheim, near Strasbourg, France, February 19. REUTERS/Vincent Kessler

Graves that were desecrated with swastikas are seen at the Jewish cemetery in Quatzenheim, near Strasbourg, France, February 19. REUTERS/Vincent Kessler
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A French gendarme inspects a door that is desecrated with a swastika near the Jewish cemetery in Quatzenheim, near Strasbourg, France, February 19. REUTERS/Vincent Kessler

A French gendarme inspects a door that is desecrated with a swastika near the Jewish cemetery in Quatzenheim, near Strasbourg, France, February 19. REUTERS/Vincent Kessler

A French gendarme inspects a door that is desecrated with a swastika near the Jewish cemetery in Quatzenheim, near Strasbourg, France, February 19. REUTERS/Vincent Kessler
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French Interior Minister Christophe Castaner touches a grave vandalized with a swastika during a visit with French President Emmanuel Macron at the Jewish cemetery in Quatzenheim, France February 19. Frederick Florin/Pool via REUTERS

French Interior Minister Christophe Castaner touches a grave vandalized with a swastika during a visit with French President Emmanuel Macron at the Jewish cemetery in Quatzenheim, France February 19. Frederick Florin/Pool via REUTERS

French Interior Minister Christophe Castaner touches a grave vandalized with a swastika during a visit with French President Emmanuel Macron at the Jewish cemetery in Quatzenheim, France February 19. Frederick Florin/Pool via REUTERS
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Graves that were desecrated with swastikas are seen at the Jewish cemetery in Quatzenheim, near Strasbourg, France, February 19. REUTERS/Vincent Kessler

Graves that were desecrated with swastikas are seen at the Jewish cemetery in Quatzenheim, near Strasbourg, France, February 19. REUTERS/Vincent Kessler

Graves that were desecrated with swastikas are seen at the Jewish cemetery in Quatzenheim, near Strasbourg, France, February 19. REUTERS/Vincent Kessler
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French President Emmanuel Macron places a pebble on a vandalized tomb to a pay a tribute during a visit at the Jewish cemetery in Quatzenheim, France February 19. Frederick Florin/Pool via REUTERS

French President Emmanuel Macron places a pebble on a vandalized tomb to a pay a tribute during a visit at the Jewish cemetery in Quatzenheim, France February 19. Frederick Florin/Pool via REUTERS

French President Emmanuel Macron places a pebble on a vandalized tomb to a pay a tribute during a visit at the Jewish cemetery in Quatzenheim, France February 19. Frederick Florin/Pool via REUTERS
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French President Emmanuel Macron looks at a grave vandalized with a swastika during a visit at the Jewish cemetery in Quatzenheim, France February 19. Frederick Florin/Pool via REUTERS

French President Emmanuel Macron looks at a grave vandalized with a swastika during a visit at the Jewish cemetery in Quatzenheim, France February 19. Frederick Florin/Pool via REUTERS

French President Emmanuel Macron looks at a grave vandalized with a swastika during a visit at the Jewish cemetery in Quatzenheim, France February 19. Frederick Florin/Pool via REUTERS
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French President Emmanuel Macron looks at vandalized graves during a visit at the Jewish cemetery in Quatzenheim, France February 19. Frederick Florin/Pool via REUTERS

French President Emmanuel Macron looks at vandalized graves during a visit at the Jewish cemetery in Quatzenheim, France February 19. Frederick Florin/Pool via REUTERS

French President Emmanuel Macron looks at vandalized graves during a visit at the Jewish cemetery in Quatzenheim, France February 19. Frederick Florin/Pool via REUTERS
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A French gendarme walks near graves that were desecrated with swastikas at the Jewish cemetery in Quatzenheim, near Strasbourg, France, February 19. REUTERS/Vincent Kessler

A French gendarme walks near graves that were desecrated with swastikas at the Jewish cemetery in Quatzenheim, near Strasbourg, France, February 19. REUTERS/Vincent Kessler

A French gendarme walks near graves that were desecrated with swastikas at the Jewish cemetery in Quatzenheim, near Strasbourg, France, February 19. REUTERS/Vincent Kessler
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French President Emmanuel Macron lays a white rose on a grave vandalized with swastikas during a visit at the Jewish cemetery in Quatzenheim, France February 19. Frederick Florin/Pool via REUTERS

French President Emmanuel Macron lays a white rose on a grave vandalized with swastikas during a visit at the Jewish cemetery in Quatzenheim, France February 19. Frederick Florin/Pool via REUTERS

French President Emmanuel Macron lays a white rose on a grave vandalized with swastikas during a visit at the Jewish cemetery in Quatzenheim, France February 19. Frederick Florin/Pool via REUTERS
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A French gendarme conducts their investigation as he photographs graves that were desecrated with swastikas in the Jewish cemetery in Quatzenheim, near Strasbourg, France, February 19. REUTERS/Vincent Kessler

A French gendarme conducts their investigation as he photographs graves that were desecrated with swastikas in the Jewish cemetery in Quatzenheim, near Strasbourg, France, February 19. REUTERS/Vincent Kessler

A French gendarme conducts their investigation as he photographs graves that were desecrated with swastikas in the Jewish cemetery in Quatzenheim, near Strasbourg, France, February 19. REUTERS/Vincent Kessler
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Graves desecrated with swastikas are seen in the Jewish cemetery in Quatzenheim, near Strasbourg, France, February 19. REUTERS/Vincent Kessler

Graves desecrated with swastikas are seen in the Jewish cemetery in Quatzenheim, near Strasbourg, France, February 19. REUTERS/Vincent Kessler

Graves desecrated with swastikas are seen in the Jewish cemetery in Quatzenheim, near Strasbourg, France, February 19. REUTERS/Vincent Kessler
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A French gendarme examine a door as he conducts an investigation at the Jewish cemetery in Quatzenheim, near Strasbourg, France, February 19. REUTERS/Vincent Kessler

A French gendarme examine a door as he conducts an investigation at the Jewish cemetery in Quatzenheim, near Strasbourg, France, February 19. REUTERS/Vincent Kessler

A French gendarme examine a door as he conducts an investigation at the Jewish cemetery in Quatzenheim, near Strasbourg, France, February 19. REUTERS/Vincent Kessler
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Graves desecrated with swastikas are seen in the Jewish cemetery in Quatzenheim, near Strasbourg, France, February 19. REUTERS/Vincent Kessler

Graves desecrated with swastikas are seen in the Jewish cemetery in Quatzenheim, near Strasbourg, France, February 19. REUTERS/Vincent Kessler

Graves desecrated with swastikas are seen in the Jewish cemetery in Quatzenheim, near Strasbourg, France, February 19. REUTERS/Vincent Kessler
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A French gendarme stands at a gate near a plaque desecrated with a swastika at the Jewish cemetery in Quatzenheim, near Strasbourg, France, February 19. REUTERS/Vincent Kessler

A French gendarme stands at a gate near a plaque desecrated with a swastika at the Jewish cemetery in Quatzenheim, near Strasbourg, France, February 19. REUTERS/Vincent Kessler

A French gendarme stands at a gate near a plaque desecrated with a swastika at the Jewish cemetery in Quatzenheim, near Strasbourg, France, February 19. REUTERS/Vincent Kessler
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