Police arrested nine demonstrators during a protest Thursday evening.
Police said the rioters were arrested for blocking major roadways in the city of Bnei Brak and for refusing to heed police instructions ordering them to disperse.
Due to the protest, Hashomer Street was blocked from Hayarden Street to Jabotinsky. Jabotinsky Street was also closed from Rabbi Shach Street to the east. Police diverted traffic from Jabotinsky Street to the Ayalon Mall,
The protests were to demand the freedom of Yisrael Meir Elyashiv, who was arrested in Modiin Illit last Thursday for refusing to show up at the IDF’s recruitment center.
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