Awarta, Beit Furik, Huwwara, Za'tara (Tapuah), Sun 24.8.08, Morning
Translation: Ruth F.
There were no vehicles from the west, but 46, if not more, were heading towards the checkpoint from the north.
8:00 Beit Furik:
Three cars were waiting. There were no pedestrians at the checkpoint, but some were walking towards it.
8:10 Awarta: There were 3 trucks at the entrance and about 20 at the exit.
Many people were walking to Nablus, there was a bit of a delay at the turnstiles.
About 50 people were at the checkpoint. It was quiet.
8:25 - We found out there were two detainees at the cell. According to A', the DCO representative, they had been taking in 10 minutes before hand.
8:45 - We came to speak with the checkpoint commander about the detainees, but learned that they had already been released when we didn't notice. The X-ray machine wasn't working.
No vehicles were heading out of Nablus, from time to time a car was making its way inside the city.
9:00 - We left.
9:30 Za'tara: There were 26 vehicles from the north and 6 from the west.