Hundreds of disabled people carried out a protest rally near the residence of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Jerusalem. They Express dissatisfaction with Netanyahu presented a plan to increase the size of the disability allowance.
Radio «Kahn Beth» reported on the clashes between demonstrators and police.
According to the website Ynet, the police managed to prevent the action of self-immolation, planned two men. One of the men police managed to take away a canister with flammable liquid before he poured it on himself. The second participant had managed to pour the gasoline. But after that, the police took him out of the crowd and offered him help.
The correspondent of «Kan Beth» said that after one of the men threw up a combustible substance, other protesters tried to set fire to it.
In addition, the protesters had intended to burn in front of the residence of Netanyahu «guy on the wheelchair». But the police prevented them to implement the plan.
The organizers of this action say that the meeting had been agreed with the police.