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  7/2/2013, Tammuz 24, 5773

IDF Checking Report of Arab Death in Dura Disorder

The Israel Defense Forces are checking out a report that a Palestinian Authority resident was shot to death, Monday evening, during a disorder that broke out in Dura, southwest of Hevron, during a Monday-evening operation by security forces.

Arabs threw rocks at the forces, who responded with riot-control measures. Reports were received that an Arab was wounded and taken by the Red Crescent to hospital, where he died of his wounds.