Israel imposes general closure on the West Bank and Gaza

Israel announced imposing a general closure on the West Bank, all crossings of the Gaza Strip, as the Jewish holidays approach. The closure is to last  until Sunday night. During the closure, only people, goods, doctor, and critical cases would be allowed entrance only with the approval of the Israeli coordinator of government operations in the occupied territories.Israeli forces have set up all their preparations for the upcoming Jewish holidays. Israeli Police and border guards are deployed all over Jerusalem, in crowded locations, shopping malls and markets, around the old town and its streets, and in the vicinity of synagogues.
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