Riot breaks out after Israeli civilian enters Abu Dis

February 2, 2018 19:55
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A violent riot broke out Friday in Abu Dis, a Palestinian town outside Jerusalem, after an Israeli citizen accidentally entered the area, according to the IDF Spokesperson's Unit.

About 200 Palestinians threw stones, burned the civilian's car, and blocked his exit from the area.

IDF and Border Police forces entered the village in coordination with the Civil Administration and rescued the civilian who was lightly wounded.

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