Hundreds of youths riot in haredi neighborhood attack fire fighters

May 15, 2016 16:51

Firefighters called to extinguish a garbage dumpster set on fire in the haredi neighborhood of Har Nof, Jerusalem were attacked by around 200 rioting youths. The team was attacked with stones, bottles and metal rods, Channel 2 reported on Sunday.

In addition, the rioters blocked the road with burning dumpsters, and only with the assistance of a police team were the crew able to leave the scene. The fire truck sustained damage, however there were no reports on other injuries.

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