Netanyahu welcomes rabbis' condemnation of haredi violence
By GIL STERN STERN HOFFMAN
December 27, 2011 19:08
Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu said Tuesday he was glad that key rabbis had
condemned haredi (ultra-Orthodox) violence and discrimination against women.
an annual Bible quiz for adults and on the eve of a mass demonstration for women's rights in Beit Shemesh, he said he had instructed police to
arrest the perpetrators of such attacks.
"Discrimination against women goes against the tradition of the Bible and the principles of Judaism," he said.