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  סיון 22, 5774 , 20/06/14

MK Expresses Sorrow Over Death of PA Teen

Member of Knesset Dov Henin (Hadash) expressed sorrow, Friday over Thursday evening's death of Palestinian Authority teenager Mohammed Dudin during an Israel Defense Forces arrest operation in the southern Hevron Hills village of Dura which was met by the throwing of stones.

Writing on his Facebook page, Henin said an initial investigation of the incident shows that the paratroopers encountered disturbances and opened fire with live ammunition which wounded the wrong person. Referring to the three yeshiva students whose kidnapping increased the scope of IDF arrest efforts in the area, he wrote, ''Even this boy deserved to return safely to his family."

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