Israel announces West Bank, Gaza closure for Purim holiday

The Israeli occupation authorities Monday announced its decision to impose a security cordon on the West Bank and the closure of Gaza’s crossings as of Tuesday midnight until Saturday midnight, on the occasion of Purim holiday. According to the Israeli Radio, Israeli crossings will be closed as the entry of all Israeli-issued permit holders will be banned.

During the closure, exceptions will be made for emergency humanitarian cases, medical permits and authorized people.

Source: Jordan News Agency