In the area of the holding of the pride Parade in Beersheba on Thursday evening, June 22, police detained two representatives of the ultra-Orthodox community.
One of the detainees during the search police found a knife.
In a gay parade, this year held in the capital of the Negev for the first time, was attended by about four thousand people. The route was just over a kilometer, and he passed through the main streets of the city.
Pride parade in Beersheba was substantially different from similar events in tel Aviv. He held a more «modest», with no elements of the carnival. In this column you can see parents with children.
The Correspondent NEWSru.co.il notes that the event in be’er Sheva would be more crowded. But, according to the conditions set out by police at the point of collecting all those who want to participate in the procession was to receive the white bracelet. After the column advanced in a way, to join her without a bracelet was impossible. Thus, those who missed the beginning, was only able to watch the procession.