24/7 opening of Allenby crossing between West Bank and Jordan to begin November 6

Jacob Magid is The Times of Israel's US bureau chief

File - people arrive on the Jordanian side of the Allenby Bridge crossing between the West Bank and Jordan on July 19, 2022. (Khalil Mazraawi/AFP)
File - people arrive on the Jordanian side of the Allenby Bridge crossing between the West Bank and Jordan on July 19, 2022. (Khalil Mazraawi/AFP)

A senior official in the Israel Airports Authority told The Times of Israel that the pilot program to operate the Allenby crossing between the West Bank and Jordan 24/7 will begin November 6, after the state agency’s directorate approved the plan yesterday.

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