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  אלול 29, 5771 , 28/09/11

IDF Implements General Closure in Judea and Samaria

The IDF implemented a general closure in the Judea and Samaria region as of Tuesday at 11:59 p.m. Israel time.

The closure was implemented in accordance with the decision made by Defense Minister Ehud Barak and as part of the security measures adopted by the defense establishment. For the duration of the closure, persons in need of medical attention will be permitted to pass to receive care. The passage of humanitarian aid as well as doctors and medical personnel will be authorized by the District Coordination and Liaison offices.

The closure will be lifted on Saturday night, October 1, at 11:59 p.m. Israel time, in accordance with security assessments.

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