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Internal Security: March 4, 2013

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The Jerusalem Police has stated that the assault on an Arab woman near the light rail station in the city was racially motivated. According to the Police, the young women suspected of the assault met the woman by chance, asked her if she was an Arab, and when she replied that she was, they assaulted her. (Ynetnews)

(Hebrew – Ynet)

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March 4th, 2013 at 4:00 pm

Closed Society: November 22, 2012

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A molotov cocktail was thrown at a Jerusalem Light Rail train in the neighborhood of Beit Hanina.  No one was hurt in the incident, but the train’s window was shattered.

(Hebrew – Ynet)

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November 22nd, 2012 at 3:01 pm

Economy and Society: May 28, 2012

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The State and Jerusalem Light Rail operator Citypass, signed an agreement which prohibits the closure of Zion Square to traffic.  The agreement means that no demonstrations can be held in the public square.

(Hebrew - Haaretz)

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May 28th, 2012 at 9:56 pm