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  11/23/2008, Cheshvan 25, 5769

PA Police Catch 5 Israelis in Bethlehem

PA Police in Bethlehem (Beit Lechem) arrested five Israeli citizens Saturday night, and handed them over to the IDF.

Bethlehem is classified as "Area A," an area under relatively complete Palestinian Authority control, and Israeli are forbidden by law from entering.