Ultra-Orthodox Jewish girls cover their faces with prayer books while protesting against the liberal Jewish movement ‘Women of the Wall’ praying at the site. Photo: AFP

Chaos at Jerusalem’s Western Wall as ultra-Orthodox Jews attack women praying at holy site on International Women’s Day

  • ‘Women of the Wall’ want changes to rules barring females from leading prayers, but hundreds of ultra-Orthodox Jewish girls challenged them
Topic |   International Women's Day

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Ultra-Orthodox Jewish girls cover their faces with prayer books while protesting against the liberal Jewish movement ‘Women of the Wall’ praying at the site. Photo: AFP
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