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WATCH: Palestinians protest in support of hunger strikers

Protesters demonstrated on Tuesday outside the Ofer Prison in the West Bank in support of some 2,000 Palestinian prisoners taking part in a mass hunger strike. At least two of those prisoners, Bilal Diab and Thaer Halahleh, are considered at immediate risk of death. In the video below, a Palestinian woman is seen climbing atop an Israeli “skunk” water truck. Witness the Israeli forces’ crowd dispersal methods in action. 

 

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    1. annie

      the ol boot on the bod move, do they teach that in army training?

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    2. I hate to see such a young woman have to do this. The concept of progress itself has been harmed. But, for her, she had to. That is a fact making her world.

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    3. Woody

      OMG she held a flag up! What a crime!!

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    4. Anonymous

      If only they would struggle that hard to make peace rather than to stick a finger in Israel’s eye.

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    5. palestinian

      What kind of peace Mr Anonymous ? the Israeli-style peace ? you know some people have dignity ,maybe others arent familiar with such concept ….I know

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    6. annie

      oddly amusing when the video shows heavily protected soldier spraying directly into a woman’s eye and then an anonymous poster claims someone is sticking something in israel’s eye. always the victim eh?

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