Deputy Health Minister Ya'acov Litzman forbade the Israeli Antiquities
Authority from broadcasting a live video feed from the Barzilai hospital in , where pagan graves are currently being moved in
order to make room for a new, armored emergency room.
Litzman supports Atra Kadisha, an extreme haredi group that
opposes the movement of bones and claims those near the hospital belonged to
Jews, and had demanded that the emergency department be built elsewhere.
Haredim are currently protesting the move in Ashkelon and .