IDF building add'l crossing for Palestinians

November 29, 2005 20:11


Dear Reader,
As you can imagine, more people are reading The Jerusalem Post than ever before. Nevertheless, traditional business models are no longer sustainable and high-quality publications, like ours, are being forced to look for new ways to keep going. Unlike many other news organizations, we have not put up a paywall. We want to keep our journalism open and accessible and be able to keep providing you with news and analysis from the frontlines of Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World.

As one of our loyal readers, we ask you to be our partner.

For $5 a month you will receive access to the following:

  • A user experience almost completely free of ads
  • Access to our Premium Section
  • Content from the award-winning Jerusalem Report and our monthly magazine to learn Hebrew - Ivrit
  • A brand new ePaper featuring the daily newspaper as it appears in print in Israel

Help us grow and continue telling Israel’s story to the world.

Thank you,

Ronit Hasin-Hochman, CEO, Jerusalem Post Group
Yaakov Katz, Editor-in-Chief


The IDF is currently constructing a new crossing that will serve Palestinians living in Kalkilya and the surrounding villages who have permits to enter Israel for work. Security officials believe that once the crossing begins operating, it will facilitate entry to Israel for Palestinian laborers while increasing security and preventing suicide bombers from breaching Israel's border. Dubbed "crossing 107", the crossing - located west of Kalkilya - will serve pedestrian traffic only. The army believes the crossing will open in a number of days, and will operate similarly to crossing 104 located at She'ar Ephraim.

More about:Qalqilyah, Israel

Join Jerusalem Post Premium Plus now for just $5 and upgrade your experience with an ads-free website and exclusive content. Click here>>

Related Content

Jisr az-Zarq
April 3, 2014
Residents of Jisr az-Zarqa beckon Israel Trail hikers to enjoy their town


Cookie Settings