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U.S. attorney general calls threats against Jewish groups 'unacceptable'
February 27, 2017 / 10:24 PM / 9 months ago

U.S. attorney general calls threats against Jewish groups 'unacceptable'

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions told reporters on Monday that recent bomb threats made against Jewish groups are “unacceptable” and a “very serious and destructive practice.”

U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions in Washington U.S., February 9, 2017. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas

Several Jewish community centres and schools in at least 12 states received bomb threats on Monday, following the destruction of graves in a Jewish cemetery in Philadelphia last week.

Reporting by Julia Edwards Ainsley; Editing by Jonathan Oatis

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