Tax Authority on Strike at Allenby Bridge
Tax Authority on Strike at Allenby Bridge

On Sunday (15.6) employees of the Israeli Tax Authority declared a general strike. The strike impacts all the various functions of the Allenby Bridge, as the goods that are transported from Jordan to Israel need to undergo processing by the Tax Authority.

Date: 18.06.14     The strike is ongoing and has led to a decrease in the number of trucks that pass through the crossing. Today, 12 trucks have entered the West Bank and 23 trucks left to Jordan through the Cargo Department.