The incident took place on the evening of November 18, after the onset of Shabbat. [священная Суббота в иудаизме]. According to media reports, Georgian women are dressed as Orthodox Jews, including headdresses. Israeli border guards were suspicious of the fact that Orthodox Jews [харедим] do not fly after Shabbat, as this is a violation of their religious charter.
Both Georgian citizens were sent back to Georgia. As the Israeli media write, Georgian citizens often try to get to Israel for further illegal employment.