Three Israel Railways patrons stepped down onto the train tracks at the
Be'er Yaakov station in the Beersheba area on Tuesday, in protest of
delays in the schedule. The train they were waiting for at the station
Police arrived on the scene and removed the three protesters from the train tracks.
On Sunday, Israel Railways announced that it is reducing service across
the country by 20 percent following last week’s fire aboard a passenger
train near Netanya.