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  2/6/2014, Adar 6, 5774

Thousands of Hareidim Protest Against Funds Freeze


Thousands of haredi Jews are protesting at the entrance to Jerusalem and at the Coca Cola Bridge at the entrance to Bnei Braq due to the freeze in funds to the Yeshivot (Torah institutions of higher learning).

Officials in the hariedi sector have said, "if the decision is not reversed, we will resort to civil disobedience."