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  אלול 12, 5771 , 11/09/11

Druze Pilgrims to Syria Monday

The Interior Ministry announced, Sunday evening, that hundreds of Druze pilgrims from the Golan Heights would be allowed to enter Syria on Monday after a crossing, scheduled for Sunday, was cancelled for security reasons. The pilgrims were informed of the cancellation on Saturday evening.

Sunday's announcement followed a consultation with security sources. The pilgrims will receive a warning on the dangers that face them on the other side of the border.

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