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  Adar 26, 5769 , 22/03/09

Dead Sea Beaches Closed Again

The Ministry of Health announced Sunday that Dead Sea beaches were closed for the second time in two weeks. Sewage contamination made swimming in the salty water impossible until further notice.

The notice affects the following hotels: Lot, Crown Plaza, Tzeil Harim, Hod Hamidbar, and the Meridian. Sewage contamination also closed Tel Aviv and Eilat beaches this winter.

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