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  תמוז 3, 5774 , 01/07/14

IDF: Jenin Youth Threw a Grenade at Troops - 3 Arrests

The Israel Defense Forces confirmed, Tuesday morning, the shooting death of 18-year-old Yusuf Abu Zagher in the Samarian (Shomron) Palestinian Authority (PA) city of Jenin. The IDF said soldiers fired at him after he threw a grenade at them.

Three wanted terror suspects were arrested, Monday evening in PA-assigned areas of Judea and Samaria. It was decided, following an assessment of the situation, that significant number of troops assigned to the area to provide backup in the search for the three murdered teens will be released during the course of the day.

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