Clashes erupt in West Bank Hundreds of Palestinians clash with Israeli security forces in the West Bank amid heightened tensions. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

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Clashes erupt in West Bank – Video

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The saint, who was born into a wealthy family, is a symbol of giving, generosity, dedication to God and humility. He is said to have come on a pilgrimage to the Holy Land and, according to Beit Jalla legend, he lived for four years in a tiny cave above which St.

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West Bank town takes pride in links to St. Nicholas, celebrates Dec. 19

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Gazans rally for ex-strongman as West Bank trial opens

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The number of Jewish settlers in the occupied West Bank has grown at more than twice the rate of Israel's overall population during Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's years in office, official figures show.Settlement growth was…

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Israeli settlers continue surge

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Faith Presbyterian Church, 2525 Apollo Ave., Harvey, will holdChristmas Eve service Dec. 24 at 7p.m.The children will present their Christmas pageant as part of the worship service

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West Bank churches announce holiday services: West Bank religion news briefs

The West Bank levee board added oversight of the world’s largest pump station to its responsibilities temporarily after signing off an agreement Wednesday (Dec.

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West Bank levee authority approves interim agreement to manage West Closure Complex

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Palestinian millennials optimistic about their future Palestinian civil engineer Shadia Jaradat on how young people are finding success in the West Bank. By: Fox News

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Palestinian millennials optimistic about their future – Video

Alternate titles: Al-affah al-Gharbyah; ha-Gadah ha-Maaravit West Bank,Arabic Al-affah al-Gharbyah, Hebrew Ha-Gadah Ha-Maaravit, area of the former British-mandated (192047) territory of Palestine west of the Jordan River, claimed from 1949 to 1988 as part of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan but occupied from 1967 by Israel. The territory, excluding East Jerusalem, is also known within Israel by its biblical names, Judaea and Samaria. The approximately 2,270-square-mile (5,900-square-km) area is the centre of contending Arab and Israeli aspirations in Palestine.

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West Bank (region, Palestine) | Encyclopedia Britannica

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Israel military kill Palestinian man during West Bank clashes Israeli soldiers have shot and killed a Palestinian man during clashes in the West Bank, according to the military. It said soldiers had been trying to make an arrest at the Qalandiya refugee… By: NEWS 24/7

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Israel military kill Palestinian man during West Bank clashes – Video

April 1, 2014: Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas talks during a leadership meeting in Ramallah.(AP) RAMALLAH, West Bank Two-thirds of Palestinians say they are afraid to criticize Mahmoud Abbas, according to a poll, and some of the Palestinian president’s recent actions only seem to confirm claims that dissent comes at a price. Last month, Abbas outlawed the West Bank’s largest labor union and briefly jailed its two leaders for organizing strikes

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Palestinians afraid to criticize Abbas