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Israel arrests 6 in connection with Palestinian teen's slaying
Israel arrests 6 in connection with Palestinian teen's slaying

Israeli authorities on Sunday arrested six suspects in connection with the gruesome killing of a Palestinian teenager from Jerusalem, and police seemed to confirm Palestinian suspicions and Israeli fears that the killers were Jewish extremists seeking revenge for the recent slayings of three Israeli teenagers in the West Bank. "We must all be ashamed," Finance Minister Yair Lapid said. News of the arrests sent shock waves through Israeli society and reignited fierce protests throughout Jerusalem and much of the rest of the country, with demonstrators hurling rocks and firebombs and clashing with police. "The murder of a child is reprehensible, regardless of the...

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