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  Tishrei 26, 5773 , 12/10/12

Daliat Al-Carmel: Streets Closed for Halabi Funeral

Streets were closed, Friday morning, in the Haifa-area Druze city of Daliat Al-Carmel, ahead of the 12:30 p.m. funeral of soldier Majdi Halabi in the military cemetery of Ussafiya.

Halabi went missing in 2005. It was determined by DNA testing, Thursday, that remains, found about three weeks ago in the Carmel Forest, were those of the missing private. The cause of his death is under investigation.

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