Photo Gallery: Battle for the Soul of Israel
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Photo Gallery: Battle for the Soul of Israel

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Advance of the Zealots The Growing Influence of the Ultra-Orthodox in Israel

Veiled women, radical rabbis and gender segregation: Israel is facing a rise in the influence of ultra-Orthodox Jews. Their efforts to impose a strictly conservative worldview have led to growing tensions with the country's secular society. A resolution to the conflict is vital for Israel's future.
Translated from the German from Christopher Sultan