“Ninety percent of my neighbors are doing the right thing with socially distancing, but it’s 10% who are endangering everyone else’s lives.”
According to a police spokesperson, the incident was carried out by “hundreds of people” who “trampled over the emergency regulations.”
In Bnei Brak, hundreds of residents gathered around a fire lit in the middle of Damesek Eliezer Street. Police arrived at the scene, quickly extinguished the flames and dispersed the crowds.
You want to make a movie and bring down the religious Satmar community? Do it, but do it well and correctly.
In New York City, the ultra-Orthodox community has had both high infection rates and high mortality rates, with reports of over 300 deaths in the community.
Large hassidic communities, including Ger, Viznitz and Belz yet to return to school
Why this apparent contempt for Jews with side locks, black coats and hats?
Dozens of police officers directed a large group of visibly Orthodox Jews away from the area, many of whom wore masks and stood in the street. Some were crowded together behind yellow police tape.
Movers and shakers in Israeli society.
By the month of Iyar, the plague had subsided but people remained in lockdown until after Shavuot.