Haredi Leader Calls for Nationwide Protests Over Arrest of Yeshiva Draft-dodger

Order from Rabbi Shmuel Auerbach instructs followers not to show up at draft board.

Rabbi Shmuel Auerbach, the Jerusalem-based leader of what is considered an extreme wing of the non-Hasidic Lithuanian Haredi community, has ordered the staging of several simultaneous demonstrations throughout the country on Wednesday to protest the arrest of a yeshiva student for draft evasion.