More than 3,000 residents of Arad and its environs took part in the protests against the mining of phosphate in the career of SDE Brir.
The rally was held at the entrance to the city, came as the secular population of the city and representatives of the ultra-Orthodox community, as well as the Bedouins from the nearby settlements. They demanded of the government to abandon the development of the quarry, located near the city. «The health of our children first and foremost!»- was written on posters.
Supported the protest of the residents of the city, Deputy Minister of health Yaakov litzman, who arrived in Arad.