J'lem haredim prevent female medic from entering synagogue

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April 9, 2010 11:12

 
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Haredim on Friday morning prevented a female MDA medic from entering the Zopnik synagogue in Jerusalem’s Givat Shaul to where she had been called out to treat a man who had lost consciousness.

The medic told Army Radio that the worshipers “called me some names in Yiddish that weren’t very nice and physically pushed me out.”

Eventually, a male medic from the MDA team treated the man and left hurriedly.

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