Israeli troops kill Palestinian on W.Bank border: Palestinians

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from Agence France-Presse
Published on 12 Jan 2013

01/12/2013 19:02 GMT

HEBRON, Palestinian Territories, Jan 12, 2013 (AFP) - Israeli troops shot dead a Palestinian on Saturday evening as he tried to sneak from the occupied West Bank into the Jewish State for work, Palestinian officials told AFP.

A medical official said that that he was contacted by Israeli authorities and asked to arrange for the collection of the man's body from Soroka hospital, in the southern Israel, after he was shot trying to cross Israel's West Bank separation barrier.

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