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Police: Over 70,000 participated in Jerusalem Day Flag March

Emanuel (Mannie) Fabian is The Times of Israel's military correspondent.

Thousands of Jewish Israelis wave Israeli flags as they celebrate Jerusalem Day in downtown Jerusalem, May 29, 2022. (Yonatan Sindel/Flash90)
Thousands of Jewish Israelis wave Israeli flags as they celebrate Jerusalem Day in downtown Jerusalem, May 29, 2022. (Yonatan Sindel/Flash90)

Police say some 70,000 people participated in the Jerusalem Day Flag March today.

It adds that some 60 suspects who allegedly rioted or assaulted officers were arrested, and five officers were lightly hurt during scuffles.

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