Safe Mode: On
Jerusalem Police block J'lem Day parade in Old City

Riots of participants during last year's events prompt police to place restrictions on Flag Dance Procession held by Religious Zionism camp in honor of reunification of capital.
'They spat, overturned Arab stalls, and sprayed graffiti,' police official says

Published: 04.27.10, 21:32 / Israel News




Ever since the Six Day War, various celebrations are undertaken in honor of Jerusalem Day, marking the reunification of the city under Israeli control. Among the most well-known events is the traditional Flag Dance Procession held by yeshiva students in the Religious Zionism camp. However, this year, the procession will be confined the western part of the city by police order.



Jerusalem Police notified the event's organizers Tuesday that it will not allow the procession to be held on its customary path – from Damascus Gate to the Western Wall via the alleyways of t

-

Added: Apr-28-2010 
By: aydeo
In:
Middle East
Tags: Police, Restrict, Religious Zionism Camp, Parade, Old City, Jerusalem Day, Six Day War
Views: 9487 | Comments: 3 | Votes: 0 | Favorites: 0 | Shared: 0 | Updates: 0 | Times used in channels: 1
You need to be registered in order to add comments! Register HERE