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  9/10/2012, Elul 23, 5772

PA Residents Burn Tires to Protest Economic Situation

Residents of Palestinian Authority villages in the Ramallah area burned tires, Monday morning, to protest the economic situation in the PA, ahead of a visit by PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas.

Black clouds and the smell of soot wafted their way into the air over the nearby Jewish community of Beit El.