Jonathan Lis and Yair Ettinger (Haaretz) and Haaretz Service


In Wake of Riots, Jerusalem Mayor Halts City Services to Two Haredi Enclaves

By Jonathan Lis and Yair Ettinger (Haaretz) and Haaretz Service

Jerusalem mayor Nir Barkat ordered his municipality on Wednesday to halt all services to the ultra-Orthodox neighborhoods of Geula and Mea Shearim. The move comes amid violent protests in those neighborhoods following the arrest of an ultra-Orthodox woman suspected of starving her 3-year-old son.Read More



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