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A Palestinian protester uses a sling shot to throw a stone at Israeli soldiers and border policemen during clashes at Hawara checkpoint near the West Bank city of Nablus February 24, 2013. REUTERS/Abed Omar Qusini

A Palestinian protester uses a sling shot to throw a stone at Israeli soldiers and border policemen during clashes at Hawara checkpoint near the West Bank city of Nablus February 24, 2013. REUTERS/Abed Omar Qusini

A Palestinian protester uses a sling shot to throw a stone at Israeli soldiers and border policemen during clashes at Hawara checkpoint near the West Bank city of Nablus February 24, 2013. REUTERS/Abed Omar Qusini
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An Israeli border policeman fires a tear gas canister during clashes with stone-throwing Palestinian protesters outside Israel's Ofer military prison near the West Bank city of Ramallah February 24, 2013. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman

An Israeli border policeman fires a tear gas canister during clashes with stone-throwing Palestinian protesters outside Israel's Ofer military prison near the West Bank city of Ramallah February 24, 2013. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman

An Israeli border policeman fires a tear gas canister during clashes with stone-throwing Palestinian protesters outside Israel's Ofer military prison near the West Bank city of Ramallah February 24, 2013. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman
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A Palestinian protester throws a stone during clashes with Israeli soldiers and border policemen in the West Bank city of Hebron February 24, 2013. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

A Palestinian protester throws a stone during clashes with Israeli soldiers and border policemen in the West Bank city of Hebron February 24, 2013. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

A Palestinian protester throws a stone during clashes with Israeli soldiers and border policemen in the West Bank city of Hebron February 24, 2013. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
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