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Checkpoints policy..The number of roadblocks and checkpoints in the West Bank has risen by 40 percent since the start of 2006, with 528 permanent and temporary checkpoints and physical roadblocks instead of 376 in August 2005, disrupting all aspects of Palestinian life, according to the United Nations ..Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) in Jerusalem...The placement of these checkpoints and unmanned physical obstacles means the West Bank is increasingly being carved up...
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