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  4/28/2014, Nissan 28, 5774

Barbecue at Holocaust and IDF Memorial


Police in the eastern city of Beit She'an are investigating an incident on Sunday evening, in which two busloads of students in their early teens from a Jerusalem-area school grilled meat and listened to music next to a memorial to fallen soldiers and victims of the Holocaust in the city's Habanim Park.

Two teachers who were detained for questioning by police on suspicion of offending religious sensitivities said they were looking for a place to eat after a trip to the north. After questioning the teachers, the police ordered the group to go on its way.

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