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  Tamuz 22, 5775 , 09/07/15

Tomorrow: Cave of Patriarchs Closed to Jews due to Ramadan

The Cave of the Patriarchs (Me'arat Hamachpela) will be closed on Friday to Jewish visitors in light of it being the 4th Friday of Ramadan.

Sabbath Eve prayers will take place outside of the holy site, which will reopen to the Jewish public on Saturday at 4:00 a.m.

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