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4 police lightly injured in Jerusalem anti-draft demonstration

The Israel Police said, Sunday evening, that several hundred people have been demonstrating in the past few hours near the recruitment office in Jerusalem against what organizers called the recruiting of haredi girls for the Israel Defense Forces.

The police said some of the demonstrators are violating public order and are confronting the forces on the ground. Four policemen were lightly injured and treated at the scene. The forces are acting steadfastly to restore public order, using crowd-dispersal measures.

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