On Friday night palestinians set fire on Joseph’s Tomb — a revered religious shrine of the Jews in the West Bank, reported a spokesman of Israel Defense Forces.


«Tonight Palestinians set fire on the tomb of Joseph in conflict with the basic values of religious freedom».


He promised that military will find and punish the perpetrators.


«The object will be restored, and will be taken measures to ensure that there is once again guarantee of religious freedom».






According to local media reports, the attack was attended by about a hundred people, who managed to set a fire before they were pushed aside by Palestinian security forces. Building suffered damages.