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  12/10/2012, Kislev 26, 5773

Int'l Tourism Down, Domestic Flights to Eilat Up

The number of tourists arriving in Israel during November was down 12 percent, compared to 2011, according to figures released, Monday, by the Central Bureau of Statistics. The decline was attributed to the Pillar of Defense counter-terror operation in Gaza.

The number of domestic tourists flying to Eilat rose 17 percent.