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  Adar 11, 5772 , 05/03/12

Arabs Riot at Checkpoint, One Injured

An Arab rioter was injured Monday, PA sources said. The Arab was rioting at an IDF checkpoint near Ramallah. According to the PA, the Arab was hurt in the head by a tear gas grenade. He is being treated in a hospital in Ramallah.

IDF officals said that some 15 Arabs were rioting at the site, throwing stones and bricks at IDF soldiers. Soldiers responded with anti-riot tactics. The army is investigating what set the riot off.

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