Seems a bit petty to me to ban palm fronds just because it's used in a Jewish holiday celebration. tsk tsk. Almost childish really.
Obama to meet with Jordan's King Abdullah in White House later this month (Reuters)
from the article: Egypt bans export of palm fronds ahead of Jewish holiday of Sukkot
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