Ultra-Orthodox block roads to Jerusalem in draft protest

By ALON HOCHMON/MAARIV
August 2, 2018 13:23
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Haredi (ultra-Orthodox) protesters in Jerusalem blocked Jaffa Street at the entrance to the city on Thursday in protest of a haredi who refused to be drafted to the IDF.

The protesters are blocking traffic and police have sprayed skunk water in an attempt to remove the protesters from the area.

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