Deputy Education Minister Meir Porush (UTJ) was involved in an unpleasant situation in Monsey when hecklers burst into the shul during davening and hurled insults.
Porush had flown into New York to spend Rosh Hashana with the Vitznitz-Monsey community. On Shabbos, a band of chassidim who identified with the Satmar community started to yell at him for “destroying the Jewish people through the forced IDF draft.”
Police were summoned to the scene and hauled off the hecklers. Read more here.