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140 Palestinians hurt in clashes with Israel troops
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140 Palestinians hurt in clashes with Israel troops

Hundreds of Palestinians gathered in Beita, located in the north of West Bank to protest against the nearby outpost of Eviatar More than 140 Palestinians were hurt on Friday in clashes with Israeli troops in the flashpoint West Bank village of Beita, medics said, during protests against an illegal Israeli settlement outpost. The Israeli army said two soldiers were also "lightly injured" in the violence. Hundreds of Palestinians gathered in Beita, located in the north of the Israeli-occupied West Bank, to protest against the nearby outpost of Eviatar, an AFP correspondent said. The area has seen regular demonstrations against settlement expansion on Palestinian land. The Israeli army said that "over the last several hours, a riot was instigated in the area of Givat Eviatar o...