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IDF closes Highway 12 over security concerns

ByJPOST.COM STAFF
June 20, 2012 12:16

Following a situational assessment and security concerns, the IDF said Wednesday it was closing Highway 12 to civilian traffic between the city of Eilat and the Shizafon Junction.

The closure comes in the wake of a cross-border terror attack on Monday that killed one Israeli construction worker.

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