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  תמוז 23, 5774 , 21/07/14

Fatah Celebrates Kidnapping Report, Plans Day of Rage

The Facebook page of the Fatah faction headed by Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas published pictures on Monday of its activists in the Samarian (Shomron) city of Tulkarm handing out candies in response to a claim by Hamas that it had captured an Israeli soldier, a claim that Israel has ruled out, according to Palestinian Media Watch.

Fatah's Al-Shabiba youth movement declared Monday a day of rage and violent clashes with the Israel Defense Forces for what it called "the crimes of the occupation and the slaughter in the Gaza Strip". It called for an escalation in violence in Judea and Samaria to support the struggle in Gaza.

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