A young naked woman stood in front of the Western Wall today for a few minutes until she was escorted away by ushers and police. The footage of the incident shows female bystanders running up to the woman, trying to cover her with shawls.
A young Israeli woman walked through the Western Wall plaza naked on Sunday for a short period of time until she was escorted to a nearby restroom by police and ushers. Once she was covered, she was taken to a local police station for questioning.
In the footage of the incident, people are heard shouting: “Get her out of here! Arrest her! What is this! Call the police!” The initial investigation revealed that the woman is a 23-year-old who is mentally ill and lives near Jerusalem. She was released into her parents’ custody after briefly being questioned by police investigators.
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