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IDF Lets 4000 Palestinian Traders Into Israel


Easing of Restrictions for the Palestinian Population in the West Bank and Gaza Strip

Due to the month of Ramadan, and following the decision reached by the political echelon, the IDF and the Office of the Coordinator of Government Activities in the Territories are implementing a series of easing of restrictions for the Palestinian population in the West Bank and Gaza Strip.

Permission was granted to 3,000 traders from the West Bank and 1,000 traders from the Gaza Strip to enter Israel

In addition, permission was granted to 1, 500 workers (age 21 and over) from the West Bank to work in the Atrot industrial area (Jerusalem).

Permission was also granted for public transportation in the West Bank.

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