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As Expected Land Day Turns Violent
Arutz Sheva ^ | 30/3/12 | Gabe Kahn

Posted on 03/30/2012 5:24:16 AM PDT by Eleutheria5

Land Day turned violent Friday when Arabs began hurling Molotov cocktails and stones at soldiers near the Kalandia checkpoint north of Jerusalem.

The riots began after Friday afternoon Muslim prayers – often a starting point for violence – when dozens of masked Arab youths began rioting at the checkpoint.

Soldiers responded with teargas and deployed the "Skunk" – a vehicle loaded with canons spraying a noxious-smelling liquid. A machine that transmits high frequency sound waves was also employed.

Israel Radio reported several protesters were lightly injured in the clashes and taken to the hosptial. Hamas parliament member Ahmed Atoun was lightly injured when he was struck in the head by a stone hurled by the rioters.

Hundreds of Arabs gathered near the Nablus Gate in Jerusalem in an attempt to stage an illegal march, but were stopped by police. Numerous arrests were reported.

Some 200 people attended a parade marking Land Day in Kafr Kanna near Nazareth, where no violence was reported.

Meanwhile, Jordanian news sites reported some 8,000 people are gathering in order to take part in the massive march towards the Israeli border.

The stridently pro-Hizbullah Lebanese newspaper As-Safir reported 120 Hamas-provided buses will be transporting protesters to the Israeli border to participate in the “Global March on Jerusalem.”

Friday’s violence was widely expected....

(Excerpt) Read more at israelnationalnews.com ...


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1 posted on 03/30/2012 5:24:23 AM PDT by Eleutheria5
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To: Eleutheria5
Soldiers responded with teargas and deployed the "Skunk" – a vehicle loaded with canons spraying a noxious-smelling liquid

The rioters say it reminds them of home.

2 posted on 03/30/2012 5:36:42 AM PDT by relictele (We are officially OUT of other people's money!)
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To: relictele

Cattle prods...


3 posted on 03/30/2012 6:49:55 AM PDT by Eric in the Ozarks (Beware the Sweater Vest)
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To: Eleutheria5
The riots began after Friday afternoon Muslim prayers – often a starting point for violence

Religion of Pieces.

4 posted on 03/30/2012 7:30:18 AM PDT by bgill
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To: Eleutheria5

They are trying to start a war.


5 posted on 03/30/2012 11:50:05 AM PDT by redgolum ("God is dead" -- Nietzsche. "Nietzsche is dead" -- God.)
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To: redgolum
They are trying to start a war.

There's already a war. The problem is only one side is fighting it.

6 posted on 03/30/2012 11:53:47 AM PDT by Lurker (The avalanche has begun. The pebbles no longer have a vote.)
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To: AdmSmith; AnonymousConservative; Berosus; bigheadfred; Bockscar; ColdOne; Convert from ECUSA; ...

Thanks Eleutheria5.
7 posted on 03/30/2012 9:06:36 PM PDT by SunkenCiv (I come to bury Caesar, not to praise him)
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To: Eleutheria5

FREE SGT. ROBERT BALES!!!!!


8 posted on 03/30/2012 9:15:29 PM PDT by bigheadfred (MY PET TAPEWORM (OBIWAN) IS AN INSANE MILITARY HATING LEFTIST)
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9 posted on 03/31/2012 6:10:54 AM PDT by SunkenCiv (I come to bury Caesar, not to praise him)
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