Defense Ministry closes Erez border crossing after mortar shell attack
ByJPOST.COM STAFF
24 August 2014 14:30

The Defense Ministry on Sunday decided to close down the Erez border crossing into Gaza after mortar fire seriously injured two people and moderately wounded a third person.

The Erez crossing had remained open throughout Operation Protective Edge in order to transport injured Palestinians to Israel for treatment.

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