In recent weeks 11 people have been killed by Palestinian attackers in five incidents, mostly in Jerusalem, but also in Tel Aviv and the West Bank.

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Israeli forces break up West Bank clashes amid roiling tensions

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Hamas supporters rally in the West Bank, where Palestinian Authority officials say the terror group is seeking to undermine it, with help from an operative in Turkey.

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Palestinian Authority accuses Hamas of plotting against it from Turkish headquarters

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Dozens of Palestinians injured by Israeli forces across West Bank Dozens of Palestinians have been injured in clashes with Israeli forces across the occupied territories.

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Hamas supporters rally in the West Bank, where Palestinian Authority officials say the terror group is seeking to undermine it, with help from an operative in Turkey. (Reuters) Israel and Egypt have Hamas pinned inside Gaza after destroying hundreds of tunnels leading out of the Palestinian enclave, but the terrorist group is coordinating its efforts in the West Bank with logistical help from a command center more than 500 miles away in Turkey, according to Palestinian Authority officials. The PA and the Jewish State are mutually convenient bedfellows in their opposition to Hamas, which has conducted a campaign of terror against Israel and seeks to destabilize the West Bank.

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Palestinian Authority accuses Hamas of plotting against it from Turkish HQ – Israeli forces disperse West Bank …

Written on November 21st, 2014 & filed under West Bank Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,

JERUSALEM – Israel has arrested four Palestinians suspected of planning to kill Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman with an anti-tank rocket while he drove to his Jewish settlement in the occupied West Bank, Israeli officials say. The alleged Hamas plot was hatched during the July-August war in Gaza. Its disclosure comes as ties fray between Israel and U.S.-backed Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, who is based in the West Bank, over a contested Jerusalem shrine.

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Israel claims Hamas planned to assassinate Lieberman in West Bank

Avigdor Lieberman (right) was allegedly the target of a planned anti-tank rocket attack. Photograph: THOMAS COEX/AFP/Getty Images Israel has arrested four Palestinians suspected of planning to assassinate its foreign minister, Avigdor Lieberman, with an anti-tank rocket while he drove to his Jewish settlement in the occupied West Bank, Israeli officials say. The alleged plot is claimed to have been hatched during the July-August war in Gaza.

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Four Palestinians arrested over alleged plot to kill Israel's foreign minister

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Published November 21, 2014 JERUSALEM The Israeli military says it has dispersed some 300 stone-throwing Palestinian demonstrators in the West Bank city of Hebron without injuries or arrests. Friday’s clash came amid roiling tensions in the area, mostly over Palestinian claims that Israel wants to change the status quo at a contested Jerusalem holy site by allowing Jewish prayer there.

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Israeli forces clash with protesters in West Bank, no injuries or arrests

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By Tal Amir and Ben Brumfield, CNN updated 6:52 AM EST, Fri November 21, 2014 STORY HIGHLIGHTS Jerusalem (CNN) — The Israeli military said Friday it arrested three Palestinians from the West Bank and charged them in an alleged plot to assassinate Israeli Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman. Court documents say the scheme involved a plan to purchase rocket-propelled grenades and fire them on his convoy.

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Four Palestinians were arrested in the occupied West Bank on suspicion of planning to assassinate Israeli Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman, media reports said Friday, citing officials. The news comes amid escalating tensions between Israel and Palestinians following an attack on a synagoguein East Jerusalem on Tuesday

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Israel Arrests 4 Palestinians After Alleged Hamas Plot To Assassinate Lieberman In West Bank Foiled

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