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Military and Security Forces: February 25, 2013

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Two Palestinians were injured by live fire and seven more were injured by rubber-coated steel bullets during demonstrations held near Rachel’s Tomb in Bethlehem and in Beitunia in protest over the death in prison of Arafat Jaradat. (Haaretz)

(Hebrew – Haaretz)

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February 25th, 2013 at 11:09 am

Military and Security Forces: November 17, 2012‎

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IDF soldiers shot at a Palestinian Medical Relief ambulance transporting a wounded man to hospital and wounded three volunteers. The incident occurred near the Beitunia crossing near Ramallah.

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November 17th, 2012 at 6:18 pm

Settlers and Settlements: June 15, 2012‎

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The State Attorney’s Office announced to the Village Council Heads the West Bank villages of Ein Arik, Dir Abziya, and Beitunia, that an expropriation act of 590 dunam [about 146 acres] of their residents’ land has been annulled. The announcement follows an appeal to the High Court of Justice. The expropriated land was designated for building a shorter road from the settlement of Talmon to Jerusalem.