Police arrest two teens for hanging signs protesting Jerusalem pride parade

Two 17-year-olds are arrested in Jerusalem on suspicion that they hung signs protesting the Gay Pride Parade set to march through the city center later today.

Police say dozens of additional signs were found in the teens’ possession.

They are slated to be brought before a judge for a remand hearing later today.

It’s not immediately clear what justifies the arrests. Police did not say why the content of the signs or the places where they were placed might have been illegal.

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