8 arrested on suspicion of rioting near Rabbi Shimon Bar Yochai's grave
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Eight people were arrested on Monday night on suspicion of rioting near the grave of Rabbi Shimon Bar Yochai in Meron and damaging the site.
The rioting was apparently sparked by plans for renovating the site.
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