Abu Dis, Container (Wadi Nar), Sun 4.1.09, Afternoon

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Dvora G., Dafna S. (reporting)
14:00 - 16:30 

On the way to Wadi Nar, at the Al-Ezariya and Maaleh Adomim intersection, there is a border-police vehicle across the road.  Vehicles pass undeterred.

At the Zeitim Crossing 6 soldiers crowd the same single spot.  Checking.  Cars move slowly -- random stops and checking of documents.

One vehicle, carrying a passenger with a green ID and and another with a blue ID from Al-Ezariya, is delayed for more than 30 mins.  When we inquire, the checkpoint commander replies that the check will be over in 5-10 mins, and so it is.

All is conducted quietly, and generally no different from other days.
On the way back the border-police vehicle is no longer there.