In a wave of popular indignation generated by the attack, serious riots took place in Dublin on the night of the 23rd o November.
The police are investigating the incident as a deliberate arson attack.
In the UK, the legislation does not distinguish between harassment and peaceful activism such as silent prayer.
Many contradictions that might arise from this law could seriously limit not only freedom of speech but also freedom of religion.
Outrage has been expressed after three headstones were desecrated with garish, red graffiti.
Ireland has made statements concerning Eritrea to the UN Human Rights Council twice this year.
One teacher also suggested that "holding a religious worldview can be a lonely experience in modern Ireland."
According to abortion activists, the time has come for lawmakers to limit the possibility of conscientious objection.
"I think it would be wise and reasonable to remove a child with a serious disability" says the scientist.