Ultra-Orthodox Jews Prepare For Sukkot in Jerusalem

Ultra-Orthodox Jews Prepare For Sukkot in Jerusalem

An Ultra-Orthodox Jew rides a bicycle past palm branches for the Jewish festival Sukkot, Feast of Tabernacles, in Mea Shearim, Jerusalem, on Thursday, October. 1, 2020. The Israeli Coronavirus Czar Professor Ronni Gamzu said 40 percent of the recent COVID-19 cases are from the Ultra-Orthodox sector. The Ultra-Orthodox tend ignore the guidelines of wearing protective masks and practice social distance. Photo by Debbie Hill/UPI