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Israeli forces prevent Egyptian poet from entering West Bank

June 18, 2015 9:43 P.M. (Updated: June 18, 2015 9:43 P.M.)
BETHLEHEM (Ma'an) -- Israeli authorities on Thursday prevented Egyptian poet Hisham al-Joukh from entering the West Bank to participate in a poem recital event.

He was to take part in a Beit Jala summer of culture and art festival. 

The reasons for not allowing him to enter were unclear.

Organizers of the event said it would be postponed to a later date.

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