'Plundering government':Thousands rally in Israel over state budget that advantages Haredim

15:14 . 24/05/2023 Wednesday

Thousands of people gathered in front of the Israeli Parliament (Knesset) in West Jerusalem on Tuesday to protest against the government's 2023-2024 budget as coalition members and lawmakers convened to pass the budget. The protesters voiced their rejection against the state budget that grants privileges to the Ultra-Orthodox Jews (Haredim), who make up approximately 13% of Israel's population.

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