Palestinian Detainee’s Death in Israel Sparks Unrest

RIA Novosti
Sunday 24th February, 2013

GAZA, February 24 (RIA Novosti) – The death of a Palestinian inmate in Israeli custody has sparked violent protests in West Bank in which more than 20 people have been injured, local media reported on Sunday. The epicenter of violence on Sunday was the West Bank city of Hebron, the home town of Arafat Jaradat, 30, who died at the Meggido detention centre in northern Israel on Saturday. “We have evacuated some 20 people, who were injured by rubber bullets and tear gas in Hebron, the home town of martyr Arafat Jaradat, in the Al-Arroub refugee camp, in the village of Beit Ummar and other…

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