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  8/8/2012, Av 20, 5772

Shoot-Out in Ramallah Near PA's Leader's House

An exchange of fire took place near the home of Palestinian Authority Prime Minister Salam Fayyad in Ramallah on Wednesday, according to Arutz Sheva's Hebrew language news service. No injuries were reported. The shoot-out took place between Palestinian Authority police and armed civilians. Fayyad was not in the vicinity during the incident. Ramallah is a large metropolitan city in Samaria which is home to the headquarters of the PA.