03 Sep '11, 8pm

Israel sees mass protests: TEL AVIV: An estimated 400,000 Israelis poured into streets across the Jewish state o...

Israel sees mass protests: TEL AVIV: An estimated 400,000 Israelis poured into streets across the Jewish state o...

TEL AVIV: An estimated 400,000 Israelis poured into streets across the Jewish state on Saturday to protest against the high cost of living, after organisers called for a "million-man march" to revitalise their movement. The estimated figures were record-breaking, exceeding even the 300,000 people who took part in similar demonstration on August 6, and lending new life to the six-week old movement calling for sweeping economic reforms. Israeli news channel 10 estimated that 400,000 people were demonstrating in cities and towns across the Jewish state, taking to the streets shortly after the end of the Jewish Sabbath. Israeli police declined to give estimates for crowd figures, despite having given them during previous demonstrations. In Tel Aviv, a vast crowd of mostly young and secular demonstrators chanted slogans skewering Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, who p...

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