The plane was delayed because male passengers did not sit next to women

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The incident happened on a flight from Tel Aviv, Israel to New York, USA by El Al. Accordingly, four orthodox Jewish men were determined not to sit next to other female passengers on the same flight. They do not want to break the principle of looking, sitting next to women of their religion, News reported on June 25.

 Airlines representative said they denied discrimination to two women Passenger displacement is an act of sex discrimination. The company also said it is trying to serve as many passengers as possible. A representative of the airline denied that the transfer of two female passengers was sex discrimination. The company also said it is trying to serve as many passengers as possible. Khen Rotem, a witness on the flight, tells the story on Facebook. The crew initially tried to persuade the men, even threatening to invite four stubborn visitors to the plane. All actions of the host crew have no results. The men did not even look and refused to talk to the crew, as they were all women. </p> <p class= The noise caused the aircraft to delay more than an hour. Finally, two female passengers in the same row had to accept a seat change so the plane could take off. These two women, one are American tourists, the other one is from Israel.

According to the description of Rotem, four male passengers are very devout and ascetic. On the flight, they all sat closed to avoid seeing any women.

Airlines were widely protested after action so that two women had to leave. In 2016, a similar case occurred, the Israeli supreme court considered it sexist.