'Anabta, Irtah, Jubara (Kafriat), Sun 27.4.08, Morning

Observers: 
Yael A (reporter), Judith H. Translator: Orna B.
27/04/2008
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Morning

 
06:50 Irtah Checkpoint
The checkpoint is closed; the security man explains that there is
a closureinfo-icon, which ends tomorrow and today the checkpoint will open at
07:00 for humanitarian cases only.  
 
07:00 Jubara
A children's bus is on its way; there is traffic at gate 753, and
there are 5 detaineesinfo-icon. According to the soldiers these are illegals who
came from the direction of Israel. Someone from the advanced command
post was checking their identity and will advise what to do with them.
At Ar-ras there is another detainee. The checkpoint commander refuses to
speak to us and will only say that the detainee's permit has expired,
and that they are trying to clarify what to do with him.
 
07:30 Anabta
No queue; very few cars; no pedestrians; traffic is flowing in both directions.