Israeli police detained the 21-year-old man suspected of burning the effigies of Israeli soldiers, which occurred in the capital’s MEA Shearim district in the period of the holiday of Lag b’omer.
Two teenagers, 11 and 15 years old, suspected of involvement in the crime, was summoned for interrogation. Police emphasize that the investigation continues and preduprejdayut about the possibility of further arrests.
We will remind that in the night of Sunday, may 14, in the Jerusalem neighborhood of MEA Shearim during campfires due to the holiday of Lag b’omer, a group of ultra-Orthodox threw into the fire a doll depicting a soldier, a representative of the religious community.
People directly burn the doll, hid the face, but watching the burned, among them minors, their faces are not hidden. Were also burned an Israeli flag.