2021-May-18 18:13

Israel: Fires, Large Police Presence after Clashes Break Out at Jaffa Protests Following Assault on Rabbi

TEHRAN (FNA)- Clashes broke out between rival protests in Jaffa following an assault on a yeshiva head on the same day. In the aftermath of the clashes, several fires could be seen on the streets as a large number of police officers were patrolling the area. Rabbi Eliyahu Mali was attacked as he was seeking to purchase an apartment to house his yeshiva. Two suspects were arrested in relation to the assault. Protests in the evening opposed predominantly religious Zionist Jews and local Arab Israeli counter-protesters near the site of the attack. Rocks and fireworks were hurled during the clashes. Police said three Arab Israeli men were arrested. [VIDEO]

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