Women of the Wall Relegated to Alternative Prayer Spot for Second Straight Month

Women's prayer group refused ultra-Orthodox offer to refrain from wearing tefillin in exchange for undisturbed prayers.

Despite police assurances to the contrary, the women’s prayer group that holds a monthly service at the Western Wall was once again on Wednesday prevented from entering the women’s section and relegated to a distant section of the plaza.

Throughout the service, ultra-Orthodox protestors tried to disrupt the Women of...