Ramadan Festivals Become Flashpoint of Secular, Religious Strife Among Israeli Arabs

The events organized by social activists and the Tira municipality triggered a clash with conservative groups, culminating with threats and thugs’ attempts to sabotage the activities by breaking the stands.

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A struggle erupted in Tira this year over the appropriate activity after the fast during the Ramadan month. Religious conservative groups have come out against events including music and entertainment...