YEREVAN, FEBRUARY 1, ARTSAKHPRESS.€¤ The recent attacks against Armenians and the Armenian Patriarchate were carried out by a handful of extremists who in no way represent the pluralistic and diverse Israeli society, ARTSAKHPRESS.reports Ambassador of Israel to Armenia Joel Lion wrote in Twitter.
“These unfortunate events were carried out by a handful of extremists who in no way represent the pluralistic and diverse Israeli society. As showed by the immediate arrests of the suspects. The State of Israel is committed to freedom of religion and worship for all religions”, the Ambassador wrote.
On January 28, the Armenian Taboon Wine Bar restaurant in Jerusalem was attacked by extremists.
On January 29, local Armenian priest, Father Aghan Gogchian, reported that in Jerusalem some people tried to climb the roof of the Armenian Patriarchate and remove the Crusader and Armenian state flags, as well as carried out two attacks on Armenians.