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  אדר 6, 5771 , 10/02/11

Ministers Visit Joseph's Tomb

For the first time in over 10 years, government ministers visited the Tomb of Joseph in Shechem. Overnight Wednesday, government ministers Yuli Edelstein, Moshe Kachlon, and Daniel Hershkowitz visited the site, accompanied by Samaria Council head Gershon Mesika. The ministers toured the site and prayed there, as well.

The ministers called for an IDF presence at the site to ensure that it could be safely visited by all Jews.
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