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  9/22/2011, Elul 23, 5771

Neturei Karta Clash with Israel Supporters at UN

A serious confrontation broke out between a group of anti-Zionist Neturei Karta hareidi-religious Jews and supporters of Israel, Thursday afternoon, next to the United Nations building in New York. The Israel supporters were demonstrating against the speech of Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad while members of the Neturei Karta group wore Arab headdress and carried anti-Israel signs.

Police broke up the clash.