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Saturday, June 3

IOF Continue to Besiege Occupied Jericho for 13th Day in Row

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Israeli Occupation Forces (IOF) continued Thursday, May 4, 2023, to impose restrictions by setting up military checkpoints at the entrances to the occupied city of Jericho, from several sides, for the 13th day in a row.

Local sources stated that the occupation forces continued to close 4 main entrances leading to the occupied city of Jericho, as well as a number of secondary roads, in addition to going after Palestinian-owned vehicles and searching their contents.

Meanwhile, a diplomatic delegation consisting of 42 representatives of Arab and foreign countries visited Jericho Governorate, today, Thursday, and was briefed on the suffering of Palestinian citizens as a result of the continuous siege imposed by the Israeli occupation forces on occupied Jericho.

It is noteworthy that the Israeli occupation closed on May 1, 2023, the two northern entrances to the city of occupied Jericho with an iron gate and cement blocks placed at the eastern entrance.

Tensions have escalated between Palestinian citizens and Israeli occupation forces amid intensified Israeli deadly military raids in occupied Palestinian territories, the latest was on occupied