Gang of men filmed spitting at Jewish teenagers in 'anti-Semitic' attack

The ‘vile’ scenes were condemned across the Jewish community.

12/2/2021 11:20:00 AM

The ‘vile’ scenes were condemned across the Jewish community.

The 'disgusting' incident happened as the passengers on the bus were celebrating Hanukkah.

SharesA bus full of Jewish people was attacked on Oxford Street in Central London (Pictures: The Jewish Chronicle)This is the shocking moment a bus full of Jewish people celebrating the second night of Hanukkah was spat at by a gang of men.Footage of the ‘anti-Semitic’ incident, which took place on Oxford Street in central

London, shows the men shouting threats, hurling abuse and trying to smash the windows as shoppers watched.Inside the bus, passengers can be heard yelling ‘We are Jewish’ and ‘Go, go, drive’ as one of the attackers took off his trainer and began hitting the glass.

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Hate crime investigation as men filmed spitting at bus full of Jewish passengersThe group had gathered to hand out food and celebrate the first night of Jewish festival Hanukkah, but 'sadly this was interrupted by an extremely hostile, threatening and abusive group of men', the Community Security Trust (CST) said.

Hate crime investigation as men filmed spitting at bus full of Jewish passengersThe group had gathered to hand out food and celebrate the first night of Jewish festival Hanukkah, but 'sadly this was interrupted by an extremely hostile, threatening and abusive group of men', the Community Security Trust (CST) said.

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28 Shares A bus full of Jewish people was attacked on Oxford Street in Central London (Pictures: The Jewish Chronicle) This is the shocking moment a bus full of Jewish people celebrating the second night of Hanukkah was spat at by a gang of men. Footage of the ‘anti-Semitic’ incident, which took place on Oxford Street in central London , shows the men shouting threats, hurling abuse and trying to smash the windows as shoppers watched. Inside the bus, passengers can be heard yelling ‘We are Jewish’ and ‘Go, go, drive’ as one of the attackers took off his trainer and began hitting the glass. None of their insults could be heard, but as the vehicle drove off, some of the men chased after it and made obscene gestures. The Metropolitan Police confirmed the footage, originally shared by the , is being investigated and that the incident is being treated as a hate crime. Officers were called at around 8pm on Monday and met the passengers at Grosvenor Place afterwards. The group shown in the video has not been located and there have been no arrests. The Metropolitan Police confirmed the incident is being treated as a hate crime (Pictures: The Jewish Chronicle) The ‘vile’ scenes were condemned across the Jewish community on Wednesday. A spokesperson for the Community Security Trust (CST) – a charity which monitors anti-Semitic incidents and provides security support to British Jews – said: ‘London is a city where Jewish people must be able to celebrate our festivals and enjoy an open, confident Jewish way of life. ‘This disgusting incident goes against everything this city stands for and should be condemned by all.’ These are shocking images of an abhorrent attack on a bus carrying