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Collective punishment as Israel closes Ibrahimi Mosque for Jewish new year

Ma’an News | (updated) 03/09/2013 12:14 HEBRON (Ma’an) — Israeli authorities will close the Ibrahimi Mosque in Hebron to Palestinian worshipers during the Jewish new year, a Palestinian official said Monday. Israel informed the PA ministry of endowment that the mosque will be closed to Muslims on Thursday and Friday so settlers can celebrate new […]

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Israeli Occupation closes the Ibrahimi Mosque in al-Khalil until Wednesday so settlers can celebrate

[ PIC 17/09/2012 – 07:57 PM ] AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– Israeli occupation authorities informed on Sunday the directorate of Awqaf in al-Khalil in the southern West Bank, about its decision to close the Ibrahimi Mosque to Muslim worshipers for the coming couple of days, to enable settlers to celebrate Jewish holidays. The Directorate of Awqaf in […]

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Israel restricts movement of Jerusalemites for celebrations of the Jewish “Happy New Year”

[ PIC 16/09/2012 – 09:08 AM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– The Israeli police started to tighten its security measures against the natives in occupied Jerusalem on the occasion of the Jewish celebrations. The Jewish celebrations, including the Hebrew new year, Yom Kippur and Sukkot, will start on the morning of Sunday. The police said it […]

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