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  Iyar 16, 5772 , 08/05/12

PA Blames Corrupt Officers for Security Chaos in Jenin

Radi Asida, a district commander of the Palestinian Authority security forces in Jenin, claimed, Monday, that corrupt officers are responsible for the security chaos that has been affecting the northern Samarian city and its surroundings, lately.

Governor Moussa Dura of Jenin died of a heart attack last week, following the firing of shots at his home, according to PA officials. At the beginning of this week, PA security forces started a wave of arrests of senior officials they claim are responsible for the shooting.

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