The sad commentary here is that an Israeli newspaper and public give this a second thought and that it warrants an article at all. This is not news to Jews who are not defensive about their need to control and affect other Jews' traditions and ability to live and let live. Grow up Israel!
Fire breaks out in Devira Forest, north of Be'er Sheva; four firefighting crews on scene (Haaretz)
from the article: Why the shock? SAR school let girls wear tefillin 20 years ago