Monday News Briefs from Eretz Yisrael


ywnisrael.israel· DM Ya’alon is permitting building materials into Gaza following storm damage.

· Levaya of former Meretz leader and cabinet leader Shulamit Aloni took place at 16:00 in Kfar Shmaryahu.

· Anat Kam is released from prison after serving 2 years of 3 year sentence.

· A 20-week-old fetus inside a placenta was found in a parking lot on HaGalil Street in Beit Shemesh. Police are investigating.

· Police call on the public to assist in locating escaped mental patient Surgi Labit, who is viewed as a danger to the public. He was last seen in the Maalot area.

· A 56-year-old male is in moderate condition after being bitten by a viper snake in a hand. Experts report the unseasonably hot weather is bringing out the snakes.

· Jerusalem graffiti artist in custody after he boasted his actions on his Facebook page.

(YWN – Israel Desk, Jerusalem)