Some 200 housing protesters block road opposite Netanyahu’s residence in Jerusalem

26.07.2011                      24.Tammus, 5771


Some 200 housing protesters block road opposite Netanyahu's residence in Jerusalem

About 100 Tel Aviv activists join Jerusalem demonstration; hundreds march in Tel Aviv, Be'er Sheva to protest housing crisis.

Some 200 activists protesting high housing prices marched Monday to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's residence in Jerusalem, and several dozen protesters then proceeded to block Aza road across from Netanyahu's residence.
Housing protests have gained momentum in several cities across Israel, and activists from the Tel Aviv protest joined the Jerusalem protesters in marching to the Prime Minister's Residence while shouting slogans such as "Welfare State Now" and "We Want Justice, Not Charity."…