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Military and Security Forces: November 8, 2012

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According to an activist’s facebook post, soldier fired live ammunition at a group of stone throwing youths during the weekly demonstration in the Palestinian village of Nabi Saleh.  Later in the day the soldiers fired gas grenades and rubber coated bullets into houses in the village, injuring 4 of the residents.  A young girl was injured by a bullet, and a boy sustained cuts to his face.

(Hebrew – Facebook)

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November 8th, 2012 at 11:53 pm

Military and Security Forces: April 22, 2012

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The B’Tselem organization has recorded two severe instances of direct firing of gas grenades at West Bank protesters, despite the IDF’s claims that such direct firing does not take place.


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April 22nd, 2012 at 11:04 pm