Israeli forces close Bethlehem’s major checkpoint from both sides

BRTHLEHEM, Israeli forces Sunday evening closed the Container checkpoint, northeast of Bethlehem, from both sides, said security sources.

Sources told WAFA forces manning the Container checkpoint, that controls the only major road connecting the southern West Bank districts of Hebron and Bethlehem to the central and northern West Bank, closed the checkpoint from both sides for no apparent reason, causing heavy traffic congestion.

Source: Palestinian News and Info Agency