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  5/12/2013, Sivan 3, 5773

IDF: Unauthorized Visits to Joseph's Tomb a Real Danger


A senior source in the Judea and Samaria (Shomron) Division of the Israel Defense Forces stressed to Arutz Sheva, Sunday, that unauthorized visits to Joseph's Tomb in the Samarian Palestinian Authority-assigned city of Shechem constituted a "real danger". The source noted that the area was especially hostile, and that last week's stabbing attempt showed that despite the Israeli military presence, terror sources try to carry out attacks. He expressed hope that those who would try to enter the area without permission would draw the proper conclusions.

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