Poland: Jewish community dismayed by digging at old cemetery

This photo from Dec. 5, 2017, how human remains which had been removed from an old Jewish cemetery and dumped in huge mounds in Siemiatycze, Poland. The remains were removed to make way for the construction of a supermarket, parking lot and an electrical transformer station. Poland's chief rabbi Michael Schudrich called it a "scandal" and the worst desecration of a Jewish cemetery in Poland in many years. (Aleksander Schwarz/The Union of Jewish Communities in Poland via AP)

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