Jerusalem Gay Pride parade marches amid tight security

A general view shows participants marching during Jerusalem's 17th annual Gay Pride Parade August 2, 2018. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Some 20,000 people turned out on Thursday for Jerusalem’s annual Gay Pride parade, flanked by police officers after threats by some Jewish activists to disrupt the celebration. They waved rainbow flags and a few Israeli ones with rainbow motifs as they processed through the Jewish part of Jerusalem on a march that […]

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