About 4 thousand people took part in the next protest at the Netanyahu residence in Jerusalem. The police actively used water cannons.
In Israel, police detained 55 participants in a mass protest at the residence of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Jerusalem.
“Yesterday evening, a protest rally agreed with the police took place in Jerusalem. After its completion, protesters remained who refused to disperse. The police were forced to act to restore public order. 55 suspects were detained for disturbing public order, attacking police officers and violence against other demonstrators “, – the message says.
According to The Times of Israel, on Thursday evening, about 4,000 people took part in another protest at the Netanyahu residence in Jerusalem. The police actively used water cannons to restore order. Recall, the actions at the Netanyahu residence have not stopped since mid-July. Protesters are demanding the resignation of the government amid the developing crisis in the country caused by the coronavirus pandemic.
And on May 24, Israel hosted the first session of the Jerusalem District Court on three cases brought against Benjamin Netanyahu. He is accused of bribery, fraud, and breach of trust. The prime minister himself calls the trial a “witch hunt.”