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Israeli forces close western entrance to Beit Jala

June 19, 2014 5:00 P.M. (Updated: June 20, 2014 2:47 P.M.)
BETHLEHEM (Ma'an) -- Israeli forces closed the western entrance to Beit Jala on Thursday, preventing residents from entering or exiting the Bethlehem-area town.

A Ma'an reporter said that Israeli forces closed the road outside of Israel's DCO as part of large-scale efforts across the West Bank to locate three missing Israelis.

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