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Israeli forces set up temporary checkpoints in Qalqiliya

Feb. 13, 2013 2:33 P.M. (Updated: Feb. 14, 2013 10:31 P.M.)
QALQILIYA (Ma'an) -- Israeli forces set up temporary checkpoints around Azzun village in Qalqiliya late Tuesday, locals said.

Villagers were prevented from entering or leaving the area as Israeli forces closed the main entrance to the village and searched people's vehicles, witnesses told Ma'an.

Settlers claimed that Palestinians had thrown rocks at their car near the village, locals said.
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