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Areal - Sinai nr. Mt. Sinai
one of the last tourist groups, on the last day of civilian access to Mt. Sinai area under Isr. control. (After handover on 15.11, civilian access from Isr. will continue under Egyptian rule, but the conditions have not been published.)
The Santa Katarina monastery at the foot of Mt. Sinai.
In the monastery grounds, the Burning Bush Old Testament. Archbishop Damiamos, head of the greek Orthodox monastery, to camera.
the Isr. Field School near the monastery, hq for the civilian administration of the district, have a farewell lunch for 150 Bedouin workers.
to camera, Naftali Yanif, spokesman for the Agriculture Ministry. to camera, Gen. Adel Islam, gen. sec. for South Sinai Governorate.
Isr. flag lowered for last time. Civilian admin. employees gather to depart in preparation for handover following day.
All Isr. vehicles leaving area.
Egyptian military unit arriving.
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