Anti-Netanyahu protesters seek to block PM from reaching airport for US flight

Protesters against Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu have started to gather near Ben Gurion Airport, in a bid to prevent the premier from traveling to Washington later this evening to sign the normalization deals with the UAE and Bahrain.

Demonstrators are trying to block roads near the airport, according to the Kan public broadcaster. A convoy of cars related to the demonstration are also trying to hold up traffic at the entrance to the airport.

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