Social Protest Returns Thousands of Israelis Take to the Streets to Protest Austerity Measures

Protesters march in Tel Aviv against Finance Minister Yair Lapid's budget cuts; hundreds in Ramat Gan protest the export of natural gas in front of the home of Energy and Water Resources Minister Silvan Shalom.

Thousands of Israelis took to the streets on Saturday to protest against austerity measures presented this week as part of the state's new budget.