Eda Haredit denounces state ‘oppression’

11.01.2012                      16.Tewet. 5772

Ultra-Orthodoxe:

Eda Haredit denounces state ‘oppression’

Ultra-Orthodox organization slams government intervention in haredi lifestyle.

The ultra-Orthodox Eda Haredit (Badatz) organization published a harsh letter this week condemning the government and police for waging a war against “those who fear God”, and against “modesty and holiness”.
The letter, which appeared on posters in haredi (ultra- Orthodox) Jerusalem neighborhoods on Monday night, was written in the name of Rabbi Tuviah Weiss, the head of the Eda Haredit rabbinical court, and his deputy Rabbi Moshe Shternboch….