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  כסלו 24, 5774 , 27/11/13

Arik Einstein's Funeral Prompts Tel Aviv Street Closings

Many streets will be blocked in Tel Aviv starting at 3:30pm due to the funeral of singer Arik Einstein. Streets that will be closed are: Trumpeldor, Pinsker, Hevron, Edelson, Bruk Street, Bar Kochba and Bernstein HaKohein. The public is asked to use public transport as opposite to private cars to alleviate traffic congestion.

The acclaimed singer died unexpectedly late Tuesday night at the age of 74. He will be laid to rest at 3:30pm at Trumpeldor Cemetery in Tel Aviv.

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