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Ultra-Orthodox protesters block Jerusalem intersection

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Military service is mandatory for most Jewish Israeli men. The ultra-Orthodox often receive exemptions in order to continue their religious studies. The exemptions have long infuriated secular Israelis. There were no immediate reports of violence at Thursday's protest in Jerusalem. The black-clad protesters blocked traffic at a main intersection near the entrance to the city.
2 months ago·Jerusalem, Israel

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Ultra-Orthodox protesters block Jerusalem intersection

Hundreds of ultra-Orthodox men have blocked a major Jerusalem intersection to protest attempts to force them to register for Israel’s military draft. Military service is mandatory for most Jewish Israeli men, but the ultra-Orthodox often receive exemptions in order to…

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Ultra-Orthodox protesters block Jerusalem intersection

Hundreds of ultra-Orthodox men have blocked a major Jerusalem intersection to protest attempts to force them to register for Israel’s military draft

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Ultra-Orthodox protesters block Jerusalem intersection

Hundreds of ultra-Orthodox men on Thursday blocked a major Jerusalem intersection to protest attempts to force them to register for Israel’s military draft.

2 months ago·Washington, United States
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Ultra-Orthodox protesters block Jerusalem intersection

Hundreds of ultra-Orthodox men have blocked a major Jerusalem intersection to protest attempts to force them to register for Israel’s military draft. Military service is mandatory for most Jewish Israeli men, but the ultra-Orthodox often receive exemptions in order to continue their religious studies.

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Ultra-Orthodox protesters block Jerusalem intersection

Hundreds of ultra-Orthodox men on Thursday blocked a major Jerusalem intersection to protest attempts to force them to register for Israel's military draft.

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