Palestinian minister dies after altercation with Israeli forces in West Bank




 
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By Mohammed Torokman TURMUSIYA, West Bank (Reuters) - A Palestinian minister died on Wednesday shortly after an altercation with Israeli border police in the West Bank during which one of the policeman grabbed him by the neck. Ziad Abu Ein, 55, a minister without portfolio, was taking part in a protest against Israeli settlements when he was involved in clashes with around 30 Israeli troops and border police, a Reuters witness said. Abu Ein was confronted by a border policemen who grasped him by the neck and briefly held him with one hand. ...




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