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9 Grave Robbers Nabbed over Passover

The Antiquities Authority apprehended 9 thieves caught in the act of illegal digging in archaeological sites over Passover.

4 were discovered Tuesday digging for gold in near Megiddo. Last Tuesday 5 Tamra village Arabs were found robbing a Roman-Byzantine period burial cave near the Kavul village in Lower Galilee. All were released on bail.

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