Some 1,000 in Jerusalem block entrance to Knesset to protest housing crisis

25.07.2011                      23.Tammus, 5771

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Some 1,000 in Jerusalem block entrance to Knesset to protest housing crisis

Jerusalem demonstration comes after first major protest in Tel Aviv on Saturday; protesters move their 'tent city' to face Knesset building.

Following Saturday's mass housing protest in Tel Aviv, some 1,000 people marched Sunday through Jerusalem and blocked the entrance to the Knesset.
The protesters, who had been residing in tents in Jerusalem's IDF Square, folded up their tents and started setting up their new protest center in front of the Knesset….