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  2/23/2003, Adar 21, 5763

Supreme Court Stops Hevron Construction

(IsraelNN.com) The Supreme Court today issued a restraining order stopping construction of a new apartment complex in the Admat Yishai (Tel Rumeida) neighborhood of Hevron.

The court was responding to a petition to stop the construction which petitioners explain with result in irreparable damage to the area archaeological site.