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  7/3/2014, Tammuz 5, 5774

Ashton Condemns Murder of Palestinian Arab Teen

The European Union has joined international leaders in condemning the killing of a Palestinian Arab teenager, saying it was "extremely concerned" about the potential for more violence.

"We condemn in the strongest terms the killing of a Palestinian boy in Jerusalem," EU foreign affairs chief Catherine Ashton said in a statement quoted by AFP on Wednesday.