Vergüenza de Suecia

VIENA – El mes pasado, se lanzaron petardos a la única sinagoga existente en la ciudad sueca de Malmö y se rompieron los cristales de tres ventanas. El día anterior, se había dejado en el edificio una amenaza de bomba, en la que se avisaba de lo que iba a ocurrir. Dos semanas antes, se lanzó otro ataque contra la misma sinagoga.

Los judíos locales llevan meses atestiguando una atmósfera cada vez más hostil y muchos de ellos han dicho que tienen miedo a salir a la calle con señal alguna que los identifique como judíos. En fecha anterior de este año, Daniel Schwammenthal explicó en The Wall Street Journal por qué en los términos más crudos: “Una muchedumbre mayoritariamente musulmana, que gritaba ‘Sieg Heil’ y ‘Hitler, Hitler’, arrojó botellas y piedras contra un pequeño grupo de judíos que se manifestaban pacíficamente en pro de Israel en la plaza central de esta ciudad. Los fieles camino de la sinagoga y los niños judíos en las escuelas son abordados constantemente y calificados de ‘sucios judíos’ “.

La policía de Malmö dice que, de los 115 delitos xenófobos registrados en la ciudad en 2009, 52 tuvieron por víctimas a judíos o instituciones judías. Ha vuelto el antisemitismo y lo que está ocurriendo en Malmö es simplemente una manifestación extrema de lo que está sucediendo en toda Suecia.

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