Ultra-Orthodox man arrested in connection to Latrun Monastery vandalism

DANIEL K. EISENBUD, REUTERS - 1/7/13 22-year-old suspected in last year's 'price tag' attack; PM condemns attack, says perpetrator threatens religious freedom. An ultra-Orthodox man was arrested Sunday for a September price-tag attack on a 19th-century Christian monastery in the West Bank, allegedly carried out in solidarity with other nationalistic Jewish settlers, police said Monday. Graffiti left on ...

‘Jesus is a monkey’ daubed on Jerusalem monastery wall

Menahem Kahana / AFP - Getty Images A Trappist monk stands between graffiti reading in Hebrew, "Jesus is a monkey" (L) and "mutual guarantee, Ramat Migron and Maoz Ester" (West Bank settlements) (R), which was sprayed on the wall of the Latrun Monastery between Jerusalem and Tel Aviv on Tuesday after unknown people set the monastery's ...