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  9/22/2010, Tishrei 14, 5771

Closure on Judea and Samaria

The IDF imposed a closure on Judea and Samaria as of midnight on Wednesday due to the festival of Sukkot. During the holiday the passage of Arabs into Israel will be permitted only in humanitarian and medical cases and other exceptions, subject to approval of the civil administration.

The closure will be lifted after Simchat Torah.