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Israeli soldiers raid Nabi Saleh, beat Palestinian youth

Dec. 15, 2016 1:55 P.M. (Updated: Dec. 15, 2016 6:17 P.M.)
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RAMALLAH (Ma’an) -- Israeli forces reportedly raided the village of Nabi Saleh in the central occupied West Bank district of Ramallah on Wednesday night, locals told Ma’an.

Five Israeli military vehicles entered the village around midnight after receiving reports of shots fired at an Israeli settler vehicle in the area and closed the village entrance, before assaulting Palestinian youths at a nearby gas station.

Israeli forces then searched the gas station and seized security camera footage.

An Israeli army spokesperson told Ma’an they were looking into the reports.

Nabi Saleh is one of a number of Palestinian villages in the occupied West Bank and East Jerusalem which are known for their weekly Friday protests against the Israeli occupation.

Many Palestinian activists and rights groups have accused Israel of fostering a “culture of impunity” for Israeli settlers and soldiers committing violent acts against Palestinians.
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