29 Haredim arrested as riots over ancient graves spread from Beit Shemesh to Jerusalem
Protesters hurl rocks and shatter windows to demonstrate anger over construction plans they claim desecrate a holy site.
Twenty-nine ultra-Orthodox Jewish men were arrested in the city of Ramat Beit Shemesh on Monday as protests at a construction site they say contains ancient Jewish graves turned violent.
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