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Gay Pride passes off peacefully in Jerusalem


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Gay Pride passes off peacefully in Jerusalem

Thousands of people have marched through central Jerusalem for the city’s 10th annual Gay Pride event.

There has been violence in the past – an ultra-Orthodox man attacked three demonstrators with a knife in 2005 – but there were no clashes this year.

Despite gay rights in Israel, Jerusalem is traditionally a conservative city.

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