Police arrest 3 activists in protest over PA UN bid

30.11.2012                      16.Kislew. 5773

Verhaftet:

Police arrest 3 activists in protest over PA UN bid

MKs Ben Ari, Eldad try to burn Palestinian flag in protest; in Tel Aviv, hundreds rally in favor of bid.

Police arrested three right-wing activists on Thursday at a protest outside the UN headquarters in east Jerusalem, after two MKs attempted to burn the Palestinian flag.
MKs Michael Ben-Ari and Arieh Eldad, who were elected as part of the National Union list but have started the breakaway Strong Israel party, wanted to burn the flag as a symbol of their opposition to the Palestinian bid at the UN for non-member observer status….