Five haredim arrested in J'lem for blocking road in protest

By JPOST.COM STAFF
November 24, 2012 17:54




Some two-hundred haredim (ultra-Orthodox) attempted to block an intersection in Jerusalem on Saturday in a protest against the desecration of Shabbat.

The police arrested five people for questioning, including a minor.

No injuries were reported. The District Police confirmed the demonstration was dispersed.

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