Jerusalem Police Detain Women at Western Wall for Wearing Tallits
Five women detained along with one Haredi man who set alight a Mormon pamphlet, day after Jewish Agency Chairman details plan to expand Kotel plaza to include place for non-Orthodox Jews; 'Sharansky needs to know that if this continues, there is no basis for compromise,' says Reform Rabbi Gilad Kariv.
Five women were detained by police Thursday for wearing tallits (prayer shawls) and tefillin (phylacteries) at the Western Wall during a morning prayer service held by the Women of the Wall organization. In...
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