Scenes of chaos as crowds head to Mount Meron for Lag Ba'omer
Some 300,000 Jewish pilgrims making their way to the tomb of Rabbi Shimon bar Yochai get stuck in traffic jams.
Jewish pilgrims making their way to Mount Meron on Sunday described a chaotic scene complete with overcrowding and major traffic jams, a situation exacerbated by the sweltering heat that caused dozens to faint or suffer dehydration.
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