30.11.2012 16.Kislew. 5773
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….