Kiryat ArbaSettlement Prayerroad Control point located on the Prayers Road leading from the Qiryat Arba settlement to The Tomb of the Patriarchs. It is designed with the aim of ensur-ing safe passage from the aforementioned settlement to the Tomb for settlers, who cannot travel by car during Shabbat and other Jewish holidays. From this point up, the road leads to all the settlements located in the northern part of the city. From this point down, the road cuts through the Pales-tinian neighborhoods of a-Sa-laymeh and Aret Jaber and was constructed by the Israeli forces in 2003, destroying the urban fabric of the area. The check-point used to be especially active on Saturdays, but since October 2015 controls are carried out throughout the whole week. Composed of a road gate restricting vehicle access from the Palestinian neighborhood, soldiers stand-ing next to the gate, and watch point located on the roof of the building on the other side of the street since the time of the Second Intifada. HAJEZ AL-MOUTANABBIAl-Moutanabbi school checkpoint9 THE PRAYER ROAD حاجز مدرسة المتنبي