Two Palestinians killed in Israeli incursion into Ramallah


dpa German Press Agency
Published: Thursday January 4, 2007


Ramallah- Two Palestinians were killed and 20 injured
during an Israeli military incursion Thursday into the West Bank city
of Ramallah, hospital sources said.
Palestinian rock-throwers and Israeli soldiers clashed near
downtown Ramallah. The Israeli military confirmed it was conducting
"standard arrest operations" in the city and said it arrested four
suspected Palestinian militants.

The military spokesman's office also said that the Israeli forces
came under Palestinian fire during the operation.

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