The Israel Desk of Arutz Sheva is stopping its round-the-clock news updates of IsraelNationalNews.com at this time in honor of the Sabbath. During the Sabbath, the Jewish People are commanded to refrain from engaging in any labor, including updating of the site. Jerusalem candle lighting time is 16:19 (Friday).
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