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Violence and trauma grips Silwan once again

Saturday, 5 March, 2011 | 16:52 Firas Rwidi Silwan, Jerusalem (SILWANIC) — Violent confrontations erupted in Silwan yesterday, with clashes sparked in Samer Sarhan Street and spreading throughout various districts of the village. Witnesses state that in addition to firing heavy amounts of rubber bullets at protesters, Israeli forces have begun using a new type […]

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Confrontations continue: occupied Palestinian roof and military jeep set alight

Thursday, 24 February, 2011 | 23:20 A Palestinian roof occupied by Israeli soldiers as a makeshift military base is set alight by a Molotov cocktail – Archive Silwan, Jerusalem (SILWANIC) — Confrontations erupted this evening throughout several districts of Silwan between Israeli forces and Palestinian residents. Violence has been concentrated in Baten al-Hawa, where dozens […]

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