The U.S. Ambassador Georgette Mosbacher, who also wished Poles and happy Easter on Sunda y, was accused of "It's a tweet that said:" I wish peace to the Israelites from the Egyptian bondage tonight, and joyful holidays! Chag Pesach Sameach, Happy Passover! "
It triggered many anti-Semitic comments including one claiming that" only Catholics live in Poland. "
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Another said in part: "It's a great snub for the Polish nation that just Jewish individuals still on this earth."
Robert Bakiewicz, a far-right activist who organizes an annual Independence Day march said: "Christ died and was also resurrected for you, pagans and traitorous Jews."
Some came to Moschaber's defense, recalling that Poland also has a small Jewish population
This weekend – during the 76th anniversary of Warsaw Ghetto Uprising – Jews held a special Passover Seder with approximately 100 Jewish families from Israel, Europe, and the United States at the Warsaw Ghetto
was home to Europe's largest Jewish population before the 1939 occupation by Nazi Germany. The government has also been accused in the past of trying to rewrite history by banning any suggestion of Polish accomplices in the Holocaust
The Associated Press contributed to this report