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  Tishrei 9, 5772 , 07/10/11

Five Arrests in Torching of Public Buildings in Tuba

Northern District police announced, Friday morning that they have arrested five  men in their 20s, Thursday evening, in connection with the burning of the local council building, community center and medical clinic in the Upper Galilee village of Tuba Zangariya, Monday evening. The facilities were torched during violence in reaction to an arson attack on a mosque in the village, Sunday evening.

The suspects are scheduled to appear in the Nazareth Magistrates Court, Friday morning, for a hearing on extension of their remand.

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