Starting midnight: West Bank blockade for Yom Kippur
IDF Spokesperson's Unit announced that as per the decision of Defense Minister Moshe Ya'alon and IDF assessments, there will be a blockade on the West Bank starting midnight Thursday for Yom Kippur.


The blockade will be lifted midnight Saturday, if IDF assessments permit. During the blockade citizens of the territories will be allowed into Israel only based on humanitarian, medical or other unusual circumstances. (Yoav Zitun)