On Shabbos afternoon, police forces were summoned to Shimon Hatzadik Street in Yerushalayim, where a demonstration against was taking place againt the chillul Shabbos in the city.
The protesters left the intersection of Shmuel Hanavi and Yechezkel towards the intersection of Shimon HaTzadik Street and Bar Lev Road. During the demonstration, the road leading to the neighborhood of Shmuel Hanavi was blocked.
According to the police, a riot broke out, including violence against the police. Five protesters were arrested on suspicion of disturbing the peace and attacking police officers.