Slippery Slope

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Closed Society: 29 October, 2010

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The police suspects (Hebrew) that ultra-orthodox (Haredi) persons set fire to a church on Hanevi’im Street in Jerusalem. The church burned down early in the morning, and twelve tourists trapped in the burning building were removed and given medical treatment. The church has complained in the past of threats against it made by ultra-orthodox people.

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Written by dena

October 29th, 2010 at 11:49 pm

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