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  6/24/2013, Tammuz 16, 5773

Gaza Crossings Ordered Closed following Rocket Attacks


Defense Minister Moshe Ya'alon ordered, Monday morning, that the Erez pedestrian crossing out of Gaza and the Kerem Shalom commercial crossing into the Hamas-ruled area be closed, following Sunday evening's rocket attacks on the western Negev. Before dawn, the Air Force attacked two weapons warehouses in central Gaza, as well as a launching pit and a focal point for terrorist activity in the southern part of the Hamas-ruled area.

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