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  7/25/2011, Tammuz 23, 5771

8 Arrested in Jerusalem Housing Protest

Police on Monday afternoon arrested 8 individuals who attempted to block roads in the area of Paris Square in Jerusalem. The protesters were part of a march on the Knesset by demonstrators demanding affordable housing. The 8 were detained and taken in for questioning by police.

Police were able to open the road. The protest is continuing peacefully.