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    • Victor
    • 15.12.09 | 21:00 (IST)

    This is no surprise; Israeli borders are a nightmare for anyone traveling in the region. Me and a friend traveled from Turkey to Egypt earlier this year and we had no problems at any Arab borders, no questions, just "Welcome!". We waited *6 hours* at the King Hussein/Allenby crossing into Israel, with the border guards (most of them under 20) asking the same questions about 50 times. The best question: "What's a surname?" They honestly had no idea what they were doing.

    from the article: Police shoot U.S. student's laptop upon entry to Israel
    First published 18:30 15.12.09 | Last updated 17:37 16.12.09
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