Hundreds of haredim riot in Beit Shemesh

30.12.2011                      04.Tewet. 5772

Krawall:

Hundreds of haredim riot in Beit Shemesh

Ultra-orthodox protesters throw stones, burn trashcans, 3 arrested; Yishai comes out against dividing city.

Police on Thursday dispersed hundreds of haredim (ultra-Orthodox) throwing stones, blocking traffic and burning trashcans in Beit Shemesh.
Three people were arrested during the disturbance in the city that has become the focus of the Israeli media after a Channel 2 report revealed haredi extremists verbally attacking an eight-year old girl for failing to dress modestly….