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  4/13/2014, Nissan 13, 5774

Passover Closure of PA Starts Sunday Evening


A general closure on the lines separating the Palestinian Authority from the rest of Israel will go into effect, Sunday evening at 23:59 and remain in effect until Tuesday evening at 23:59, subject to an appraisal of the security situation. During the closure, passage into other parts of Israel will be allowed for medical and other humanitarian reasons and exceptions allowed by the Israel Defense Forces' (IDF's) Civil Administration for Judea and Samaria (Shomron).

The IDF Spokesperson's Office said the IDF will continue to act to protect the residents of Israel will taking the PA lifestyle into consideration.

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