Swastika found on partisan memorial plaque in Turin
Graffiti likely painted on Sunday, Holocaust Remembrance Day28 January, 14:39
Insults were also painted nearby. The plate located in Rubbertex park commemorates four Italian partisans killed in massacres in May 1944 and April 1945.
According to the Milan-based Observatory for Antisemitic Prejudice, antisemitic episodes such as graffiti and online attacks were up 40% in 2012, doubling compared to 2011.