Israeli policewomen detain a member of the religious group "Women of the Wall"
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Women arrested at Western Wall for wearing prayer shawls

Five women activists have been arrested for wearing prayer shawls at the Western Wall in Jerusalem.

Israeli policewomen detained members of the religious group Women of the Wall for breaching orthodox rules governing prayers at the site, which only allow men to dress this way.

Samantha Barry reports.

  • 11 Apr 2013
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