Fearing clashes, police boost security ahead of Jerusalem Day march

01.06.2011                      28.Ijar, 5771                      Jerusalemtag; Tag 43 des Omer

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Fearing clashes, police boost security ahead of Jerusalem Day march

Some 3,000 religious Zionists plan to march in a contentious East Jerusalem neighborhood to mark the unification of the capital.

Israeli police stepped up patrols across Jerusalem on Wednesday to prevent possible clashes when Israelis march through the largely Palestinian East Jerusalem, to mark the anniversary of Israel's capture of the area in 1967.
Police spokesman Micky Rosenfeld says 3,000 officers, including border police and undercover units, are on patrol….