Demonstrations also planned in US as Netanyahu is set to arrive today

Protest organizers called for Israelis to demonstrate Sunday, with a march going through the streets of Tel Aviv. Anti-government protesters also gathered in Ben Gurion airport as Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu embarks on a state visit to the US.

At 7:00 pm, Israelis against the government's planned judicial overhaul gathered at Rothschild Boulevard, where the country's Declaration of Independence was signed in 1948, and marched to Kaplan Street, the focal point of anti-government protests for the 37th consecutive week.

Police began closing streets at 6:30 pm, with additional streets closed as the march made its way through the city.... Read More: i24