News Briefs

  Shvat 5, 5778 , 21/01/18

500 worshipers at tomb of Itamar in Samaria

On Saturday night there was a coordinated entry into the tombs of Itamar and the seventy elders, located in the village of Awarta in Samaria. IDF forces, Border Police and police secured the entry of some 500 worshipers.

During the entry there were reports that a number of Israelis threw stones at houses and cars in the village. A number of cars and a house were damaged. Security forces prevented the continuance of the stone throwing and the matter was transferred to Israeli police.

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