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Haredi draft opponents gear up for protest rally

Haredi draft opponents gear up for protest rally

'Yerushalmi Faction' plans major protest after haredi draft dodger's arrest extended.David Rosenberg, 10/12/2018 13:14
Watch: Yerushalmi Faction protest at entrance to Jerusalem

Watch: Yerushalmi Faction protest at entrance to Jerusalem

Demonstrators block streets and disrupt traffic at entrance to city, in protest against arrest of yeshiva student who failed to enlist.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/11/2018 17:29
The secret agreement between police and haredi extremists

The secret agreement between police and haredi extremists

Report: Extremist Yerushalmi Faction agrees not to hold rallies in Jerusalem if police don't hand over detainees to military police.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/11/2018 07:54
Police arrest nine haredim during anti-draft protest

Police arrest nine haredim during anti-draft protest

Yerushalmi Faction takes to the streets. Police arrest nine and are using crowd dispersal means to disperse clash.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/11/2018 20:22
Extremist haredi protesters to shut down Bnei Brak on Thursday

Extremist haredi protesters to shut down Bnei Brak on Thursday

Yerushalmi Faction launches fresh wave of riots over yeshiva student arrested for draft dodging.Tzvi Lev, 01/11/2018 16:02
Yerushalmi Faction to launch Shabbat protests

Yerushalmi Faction to launch Shabbat protests

Radical anti-draft haredi group vows to launch wave of protests after plainclothes policemen arrest faction member for draft dodging.Tzvi Lev, 25/10/2018 18:28
Extremists attack haredi MK's car

Extremists attack haredi MK's car

Demonstrators from Yerushalmi faction protest MK Moshe Gafni's conduct regarding the Draft Law.Michal Levy, 18/09/2018 05:36
Yerushalmi Faction launching fresh wave of riots

Yerushalmi Faction launching fresh wave of riots

Extremist group says it will renew demonstrations on Monday to protest the arrest of an AWOL haredi yeshiva student.Tzvi Lev, 05/08/2018 18:54
Peleg Yerushalmi claims they don't oppose Israel, Zionism

Peleg Yerushalmi claims they don't oppose Israel, Zionism

Radical Haredi sect takes moderate approach in missive to Education Ministry, claims mainstream haredim more extreme.Tzvi Lev, 26/07/2018 22:47
Anti-draft demonstrators plan mass protests in J'lem, Bnei Brak

Anti-draft demonstrators plan mass protests in J'lem, Bnei Brak

Yerushalmi Faction takes to the streets over expected passage of Draft Law. Rally expected to paralyze Bnei Brak, Jerusalem.Tzvi Lev, 19/07/2018 16:53
Anti-draft radical chased out of top yeshiva with tear gas, eggs

Anti-draft radical chased out of top yeshiva with tear gas, eggs

Students at prominent Kol Torah yeshiva infuriated after Yerushalmi Faction member visits, chase him out with eggs and tear gas.Tzvi Lev, 26/04/2018 21:24
9 injured during haredi anti-draft riots

9 injured during haredi anti-draft riots

Hundreds protest against IDF draft office in Jerusalem, clashing with police as officers hurl stun grenades at rioters. 4 officers injured.David Rosenberg, 16/04/2018 09:26
Prominent yeshiva fires rabbi for supporting Yerushalmi Faction

Prominent yeshiva fires rabbi for supporting Yerushalmi Faction

Internal haredi strife heats up, as Kol Hatorah Yeshiva decides to part ways with prominent rabbi over his open support of extremist group.Tzvi Lev, 15/04/2018 08:07
American Yerushalmi Faction agitator released from IDF jail

American Yerushalmi Faction agitator released from IDF jail

Aharon Bialah released from IDF prison after serving 20-day sentence for draft dodging. The arrest caused extremists to take to the streets.Tzvi Lev, 12/04/2018 20:34
28 arrested as haredi demonstrators block roads in Bnei Brak

28 arrested as haredi demonstrators block roads in Bnei Brak

Yerushalmi Faction protesters take to the streets to condemn arrest of haredi draft dodger. Highway 4 blocked as part of protests.David Rosenberg, 22/03/2018 20:13
Yerushalmi Faction shuts down Bnei Brak

Yerushalmi Faction shuts down Bnei Brak

Hundreds of demonstrators block roads at two major points in the city. Police attempting to disperse the demonstrations.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/03/2018 18:16
Yerushalmi Faction to shut down Bnei Brak roads Monday

Yerushalmi Faction to shut down Bnei Brak roads Monday

Extremist anti-draft haredi group plans follow-up demonstration in Bnei Brak, after group shut down traffic in Jerusalem last week.David Rosenberg, 12/03/2018 13:24
Haredi anti-draft radicals shut down Jerusalem streets

Haredi anti-draft radicals shut down Jerusalem streets

Anti-draft protesters launch first demonstration following death of Yerushalmi Faction leader.David Rosenberg, 08/03/2018 18:44
'A great loss to the world of Torah'

'A great loss to the world of Torah'

MKs and government ministers eulogize Rabbi Shmuel Auerbach after he suddenly passed away on Saturday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/02/2018 08:41
Haredi radicals defame Rabbi Shteinman, celebrate his death

Haredi radicals defame Rabbi Shteinman, celebrate his death

Radical Yerushalmi Faction hangs up posters celebrating the death of Rabbi Aharon Yehuda Leib Shteinman, slam him as a 'hater of Israel'.Tzvi Lev, 14/12/2017 16:19
Former haredi soldier confronts leader of Yerushalmi Faction

Former haredi soldier confronts leader of Yerushalmi Faction

Rabbi Shmuel Auerbach, leader of the Yerushalmi Faction responsible for mass demonstrations, confronted by haredi man who served in the IDF.David Rosenberg, 08/12/2017 12:55
Anti-draft protesters gather outside J'lem enlistment offices

Anti-draft protesters gather outside J'lem enlistment offices

Protests continue, as dozens gather in front of enlistment offices, blocking road. Two reportedly arrested.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/11/2017 11:44
35 arrested as protesters block Jerusalem roads, light rail

35 arrested as protesters block Jerusalem roads, light rail

Watch: Anti-draft demonstrators shut down major intersections in Jerusalem, block light rail train.David Rosenberg, 26/11/2017 18:40
20 arrested as haredi protesters shut down Jerusalem light rail

20 arrested as haredi protesters shut down Jerusalem light rail

Hundreds of anti-draft demonstrators take to the streets in Jerusalem and Bnei Brak, blocking traffic. At least 20 arrested thus far.David Rosenberg, 19/11/2017 20:51
12 officers suspected of police brutality against haredi rioters

12 officers suspected of police brutality against haredi rioters

Police department conducting internal investigations against 12 officers accused of using excessive force against haredi protesters.David Rosenberg, 13/11/2017 09:24
Two brothers, two different paths

Two brothers, two different paths

The late Rabbi Yisrael Rosen was one of the top Religious-Zionist rabbis, while his brother is a prominent authority in the haredi world.Tzvi Lev, 03/11/2017 00:20
'I'm afraid to drive through haredi neighborhoods'

'I'm afraid to drive through haredi neighborhoods'

Egged bus driver describes attack by anti-draft radicals during protest last week.David Rosenberg, 29/10/2017 22:49
'Anti-draft radicals look like us, but we're nothing like them'

'Anti-draft radicals look like us, but we're nothing like them'

Haredi MK blasts Yerushalmi Faction over anti-draft protests, says most haredi Jews opposed to radical group's behavior.David Rosenberg, 29/10/2017 15:55
Roadblocks and riots overnight in Jerusalem

Roadblocks and riots overnight in Jerusalem

Burning dumpsters, stone-throwing, blocking cars. 'Yerushalmi Faction' riots in Jerusalem continue. Police carry out searches.Mordechai Sones, 29/10/2017 09:53
'Anti-draft radicals aren't human'

'Anti-draft radicals aren't human'

Head of Bnei Brak's Ponovezh Yeshiva joins growing list of haredi leaders openly condemning the radical Yerushalmi Faction.Tzvi Lev, 26/10/2017 18:36
1,000 anti-draft protesters gather in front of military prison

1,000 anti-draft protesters gather in front of military prison

Unlike protests of recent days characterized by rioting, road-blocking and clashes with police, protesters sat and studied Torah.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/10/2017 21:46
Anti-draft protesters block main entrance to Jerusalem

Anti-draft protesters block main entrance to Jerusalem

Extremist faction continues to protest arrest of draft dodgers, blocks main entrance and exit to capital.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/10/2017 18:29
Police: Haredim all look the same

Police: Haredim all look the same

After police mark haredi demonstrators with numbers, spokeswoman explains decision: 'They all look the same, we had no choice.'David Rosenberg, 23/10/2017 11:21
'Anti-draft radicals are like ISIS'

'Anti-draft radicals are like ISIS'

Senior haredi rabbi compares radical haredi anti-draft group to ISIS terrorists. 'They could teach Nazi propagandists a thing or two.'David Rosenberg, 23/10/2017 10:42
'Anti-draft protesters are reckless fools'

'Anti-draft protesters are reckless fools'

Rabbi Chaim Kanievsky blasts Yerushalmi Faction over wave of anti-draft protests: 'They're empty, foolish people who insult great rabbis.'David Rosenberg, 23/10/2017 08:27
'We don't care that haredi politicians don't support us'

'We don't care that haredi politicians don't support us'

Organizer of violent Yerushalmi Faction protests promises that the disturbances will go on.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/10/2017 22:41
Watch: Policeman pulls a gun on haredi extremists

Watch: Policeman pulls a gun on haredi extremists

Policeman documented pulling a gun on haredi extremists at the anti-draft rally in Jerusalem on Monday.Tzvi Lev, 17/10/2017 10:00
Watch: Female soldier harassed by extremists at anti-draft rally

Watch: Female soldier harassed by extremists at anti-draft rally

Female IDF soldier attacked by extremists at Monday's anti-draft rally in Jerusalem.Tzvi Lev, 17/10/2017 09:12
Anti-Zionist radicals protest on Holocaust Remembrance Day

Anti-Zionist radicals protest on Holocaust Remembrance Day

Some 200 members of Yerushalmi Faction hold anti-draft demonstration in front of home of haredi man involved in IDF recruitment.Michal Levy, 24/04/2017 10:47
'Better for your children to die than to join the IDF'

'Better for your children to die than to join the IDF'

Anti-Zionist rabbi tells parents that their sons' deaths would be preferable to their enlisting in the Israeli army.David Rosenberg, 21/04/2017 12:39
Arrest for intimidation suspects? Supreme Court opposed

Arrest for intimidation suspects? Supreme Court opposed

Attorney wonders about arrest of senior 'Faction' members in light of Supreme Court precedent that threats do not justify arrest.Mordechai Sones, 20/04/2017 13:17
28 arrested in crackdown on anti-Zionist radicals

28 arrested in crackdown on anti-Zionist radicals

Police operation against anti-draft Yerushalmi Faction nets 28 suspects, including senior members of 'Hapeles' newspaper.David Rosenberg, 18/04/2017 08:00
'Haredim are constantly fighting each other over everything'

'Haredim are constantly fighting each other over everything'

Rabbi Meir Mazuz says divisiveness harming haredi community, slams radical anti-draft 'Yerushalmi Faction'.Michal Levy, 02/04/2017 16:03
Satmar Rebbe blasts anti-draft demonstrations

Satmar Rebbe blasts anti-draft demonstrations

Leader of anti-Zionist hassidic sect condemns road-blockings by Yerushalmi Faction against draft of yeshiva students.Ben Shaul, 28/03/2017 10:39
Anti-draft haredi group threatens Jerusalem marathon

Anti-draft haredi group threatens Jerusalem marathon

Haredi extremists threaten to force police's hand at marathon in protest of detention of draft dodger.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/03/2017 22:08
Watch: IDF soldier attacked in Bnei Brak

Watch: IDF soldier attacked in Bnei Brak

IDF soldier attacked by haredi protesters after apparently trying to disperse them using pepper spray.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/02/2017 23:56
Hundreds of haredi draft opponents demonstrate across Israel

Hundreds of haredi draft opponents demonstrate across Israel

31 arrested as demonstrators protest jailing of draft-dodger yeshiva student.Ido Ben Porat, 09/02/2017 17:57
Doctors fight to save eye of haredi girl injured during protest

Doctors fight to save eye of haredi girl injured during protest

18-year old haredi girl was seriously injured after being knocked down by an anti-riot water cannon during a protest in Jerusalem.David Rosenberg, 14/11/2016 14:50
Haredi girl injured during anti-draft protests

Haredi girl injured during anti-draft protests

Female passerby injured as police break up haredi protest in Jerusalem.David Rosenberg, 07/11/2016 08:33
Haredi protesters shut down roads across Israel

Haredi protesters shut down roads across Israel

Members of Yerushalmi faction block roads around country to protest arrest of haredi draft-dodger.Haim Lev, 06/11/2016 21:48