Woman detained at Kotel for wearing tallit

22.06.2012                      02.Tammus. 5772

Klagemauer:

Woman detained at Kotel for wearing tallit

Authorities disperse protest by group of women who gather at local police station, sing songs in solidarity with fellow worshiper.

Police detained a female activist at the Western Wall for over three hours on Thursday because she was wearing a “male-style” tallit. The incident took place after 65 women from the Women of the Wall organization concluded their Rosh Hodesh prayer service….