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  Nissan 28, 5773 , 08/04/13

Kerem Shalom Crossing Closed

The Kerem Shalom freight crossing into Gaza was ordered closed until further notice on Monday, following the firing of a Kassam rocket at a kibbutz in the Sdot Negev Council region, according to Agence France Presse.

The rocket was one of three launched during observances to mark the start of Holocaust Remembrance Day. Two others are believed to have landed in the Hamas-ruled area.

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