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  Sivan 21, 5777 , 15/06/17

Gang of suspected Galilee golfinch hunters arrested

In a joint operation by Border Police and the Israel Nature and National Parks Protection Authority, two Palestinian Authority residents without permits to be in other parts of Israel were caught "red-handed" in the illegal hunting of goldfinches in the Lower Galilee.

Their arrest resulted in the discovery of a gang of hunters and traffickers, whose members included a Jordanian citizen with a residency permit and an Israeli citizen from Jerusalem's Shu'afat neighborhood.

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