By Mohamed Fadel Fahmy, CNN
(CNN) - Libyan Jew David Gerbi on Sunday hammered down the brick wall blocking the entrance to the rundown Dar Bishi Synagogue in Tripoli on what he called a “historic day.”
Flanked by journalists and curious residents from the neighborhood, Gerbi, dressed in an “I love Libya” T-shirt, collapsed as he yelled, “This is for all those who suffered under Gadhafi."
With a U.S. security contractor accompanying him, Gerbi continued to strike the wall until it was destroyed.
Read the original article at CNN Belief Blog 2011-10-05 »