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  1/26/2012, Shevat 2, 5772

Gas Leak Clears Mevasseret Tzion Shopping Center

The Harel Shopping Center in Mevasseret Tzion, west of Jerusalem, was evacuated, Thursday evening, out of concern for a gas leak, after a number of people reported difficulty breathing.

Dozens of workers gathered outside waiting for permission to go back inside, as police and firefighters were joined by a team from the Environmental Protection Office.