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Pro-Hitler graffiti found at Israel's Holocaust museum

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Hebrew graffiti thanking Hitler for the Holocaust and denouncing Zionism was sprayed at Jerusalem's Yad Vashem Holocaust museum on Monday, with suspicion falling on ultra-Orthodox opponents of the state of Israel. 

Tourists visit the Yad Vashem Holocaust museum in Jerusalem. Hebrew graffiti thanking the Nazi leader Adolf Hitler for the Holocaust and denouncing Zionism was sprayed inside the Yad Vashem Holocaust museum in Jerusalem, an AFP correspondent said on Monday.

"Thank you Hitler for your wonderful Holocaust that you arranged for us, it's only because of you that we got a state at the UN," read one of 10 slogans daubed on walls at the museum, sparking shock in the Jewish state which came into being just three years after the end of World War II.

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