Israel Lifts Closures on Palestinian Territories

World | June 1, 2003, Sunday // 00:00

The Israeli government has lifted its closure of the West Bank and Gaza ahead of peace talks with the Palestinians next week, a spokesman for the Israel Defence Forces said. The closure was lifted at midnight Saturday, the spokesman said. Israel shut down the West Bank on May 18 in response to a series of attacks by Palestinian militant groups against Israeli civilians that weekend.

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