News Briefs

  7/18/2012, Tammuz 28, 5772

Delays Reported on Public Transportation in Jerusalem

Thousands of people, both secular and religious, are making their way at this time on foot to the Mea Shearim neighborhood in Jerusalem, to attend the funeral of Rabbi Yosef Shalom Elyashiv, who died on Wednesday at age 102.

Delays have been reported in the public transportation system in Jerusalem due to the large number of attendees at the funeral.