Poster showing Palestinian woman who died after inhaling tear gas
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Woman dies from tear gas at West Bank rally

The Israeli army has defended its action against a demonstration on Friday in the West Bank, during which a Palestinian woman died after inhaling tear gas.

It has emerged that a Palestinian man shot dead by the Israeli army in a separate incident on Sunday was unarmed, contrary to initial statements by the army.

Peter Maude reports.

  • 03 Jan 2011