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More violence, repression in the West Bank, Gaza

By: MWC News Source: MWC News At least two Palestinians, one in the occupied West Bank and another in Gaza, have been killed by Israeli fire, while an Israeli settler died of his wound in a ramming attack. The fresh unrest on Tuesday brings the death toll to 47 Palestinians and nine Israelis. A Palestinian man identified as 24-year-old Adi Hashem Masalmeh was killed by Israeli forces near the city of Hebron in the West Bank after he allegedly tried to stab an Israeli soldier. Israeli fire on Tuesday also killed 27-year-old Ahmed al-Serhi during clashes in the Gaza Strip border with Israel, Gaza medics said, in the latest unrest to erupt in the coastal enclave. In a separate incident on...

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3 Palestinians Dead in Latest Violence

By: VOA News Source: VOA News The recent surge in violence between Israelis and Palestinians continued Saturday with three Palestinians being shot and killed after trying to attack Israelis in three separate incidents, according to Israeli officials. The first attack occurred in the West Bank city of Hebron when a Palestinian man tried to stab an Israeli settler. Police say the Israeli opened fire, wounding the 18-year-old Palestinian who later died of his wounds. In the second attack, Israeli officials say a 16-year-old Palestinian armed with a kitchen knife was shot and killed after he attempted to attack an Israeli police officer at a checkpoint in East Jerusalem. Later, a female...

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An Israeli border policeman fires tear gas towards Palestinian protesters during clashes at a checkpoint between Shuafat refugee camp and Jerusalem October 9, 2015. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Fears of another uprising in Jerusalem

By:  Reuters Source: Reuters JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israeli security forces shot dead two Palestinians in East Jerusalem on Saturday, one of whom had stabbed two Israelis, police said, in a further wave of violence that has raised concerns about a new Palestinian uprising. Police said two ultra-Orthodox Jewish men were wounded in the knife attack by a 16-year-old Palestinian near Jerusalem’s walled Old City. Earlier, paramilitary police shot dead a militant who had opened fire at them during late-night clashes at the Palestinian Shuafat refugee camp, police said. Hamas, the Islamist Palestinian militant group which controls the Gaza Strip, said in a statement that the Shuafat...

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