News Brief 7/19/2011, Tammuz 17, 5771
Fast to End at 8:10
The fast of the 17th of Tammuz will end at 8:10 p.m. in Jerusalem, at 8:12 in Tzfat, and at 8:08 in Tel Aviv.
The day-long fast commemorates a number of tragedies
that took place over the course of Jewish history, foremost among them the breaching of the walls of Jerusalem by the Romans in the time of the Second Temple.