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Palestinian shot dead by Israeli army in Jenin clashes -- "Palestinian gunmen opened fire and hurled explosive devices."


© AFP/File | Israeli soldiers fire tear gas canisters towards Palestinian protestors during clashes near the West Bank city of Jenin

JENIN (PALESTINIAN TERRITORIES) (AFP) – A Palestinian man was shot dead during clashes with the Israeli army in the northern West Bank Jenin refugee camp early Wednesday, Palestinian medical and security sources said.Two other Palestinians were also wounded in the incident, one of them seriously, the sources said. 105 more words

Israel brings charges against seven men in Golan Heights -- Accused of spying for Lebanon's Shiite militant group Hezbollah, trafficking weapons and drugs


Israel considers Hezbollah and its ally Iran the country’s main enemies and deems the Lebanese group a terrorist organisation. AFP photo

JERUSALEM (AFP) – Israel has charged seven residents of a village in the occupied Golan Heights of spying for Lebanon’s Shiite militant group Hezbollah, police said Thursday. 146 more words