Daily Israel Report

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  11/11/2012, Cheshvan 26, 5773

Thousands at Hevron Celebrate ‘Avraham’s Purchase’

Approximately 15,000 Jews flooded Hevron on the Sabbath, when the Torah reading opens with Avraham’s purchase of the Patriarchs Cave. The army and police deployed extra forces to maintain security against Arab and leftist disturbances.