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  Sivan 1, 5773 , 10/05/13

Women of the Wall Leave with Police Escort

Dozens of members of the liberal Women of the Wall (WoW)group left the Western Wall Plaza in Jerusalem's Old City, Friday morning, after their morning service for the new Jewish month of Sivan was disrupted by hareidi-religious opposition. The Wow members left in a bus escorted by police cars.

Police spokesman Mickey Rosenfeld told Agence France Presse that five men were arrested for disorderly conduct.

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