Watch: Police shut down Machane Yehuda Market

Police and inspectors arrive at J'lem outdoor market to enforce order for its closure, after similar action at Tel Aviv market.

Hezki Baruch ,

Police arrive at Machane Yehuda
Police arrive at Machane Yehuda
Hezki Baruch

Israel Police arrived Sunday afternoon at the Machane Yehuda Market in Jerusalem and instructed stall owners to shut down in accordance with the emergency regulations that took effect Sunday morning.

The regulations limit commerce in the souks.

Earlier today, police took similar action at the Carmel Market in southern Tel Aviv.