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  Adar II 17, 5772 , 09/04/12

2 Secular Jews Arrested for Demanding Gender Separation

Police arrested two secular youths, Monday morning, near the Dung Gate of Jerusalem's Old City, after the youths uses bullhorns to call for gender separation on buses leaving the location. The youths were taken to the David District station for questioning.

There have been a number of provocations in recent months against the practice of gender separation in buses carrying hareidi-religious passengers who prefer it.

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