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Arabs Protest, IDF shoots Tear-gas & Israelis Suffer

Israeli civilians suffer long after Palestinian Authority Arabs clash with the IDF.

By Maayana Miskin


Israeli civilians are suffering the consequences of Palestinian Authority riots, according to a recent flood of reports to Arutz Sheva.

PA residents regularly clash with IDF soldiers at certain points in Judea and Samaria (Shomron) on Friday and Saturday, particularly near the separation barrier.

The protests are often held near Israeli communities – and according to many Israelis, the effects can be felt for hours in their towns. Soldiers often use tear gas to disperse protests, and the gas is carried on the wind to nearby civilian areas. Continue Reading »