Charedi protesters demonstrating against the Women of the Wall’s monthly chilul Hashem at the Kosel set a “prayerbook” on fire and hurled objects at the women, according to witnesses.
Some 150 members of Women of the Wall met at the holy site on Friday for their monthly prayer gathering.
As soon as the group had gathered harassment began, with thrown eggs, cookies and coffee cups. A group of charedi women shoved members of the group and blew whistles to drown out their prayers.
Women of the Wall have been causing controversy for years, their Rosh Chodesh gatherings with sifrei Torah causing a huge chilul Hashem at the Kosel every month.
Read more at Times of Israel.