Two Palestinians die in clashes with Israeli army

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A controversial law, which allows Israeli authorities to strip Palestinians living in East Jerusalem al-Quds of their right to live in the city, has sparked outrage worldwide.

He was shot after the soldiers resorted to the excessive use of force against Palestinian protesters, firing live rounds, rubber-coated steel bullets and gas bombs.

A spokesman for the Yitzhar said that the clashes had broken out before the troops had arrived, claiming that a group of settlers had acted to distance the Palestinians from the community.

"In line with worldwide law, the European Union does not recognize Israel's sovereignty over the territories occupied by Israel since June 1967, including East Jerusalem, and does not consider them to be part of Israel's territory, irrespective of their legal status under domestic Israeli law", it added.

The Palestinian man, who was mentally disabled and suffered from speech impairment, leaves behind a four-year-old child.

It said at least one other person was wounded.

The Israeli army said a "riot" had broken out in Hebron and that protesters had attacked soldiers.

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Residency documents belonging to any Palestinian deemed to be a threat to the Israeli regime can be seized by the ministry of the interior under the new measures, which went to a vote on Wednesday, Independent reported.

During a press statement delivered on Saturday, Ferwana added that in the latest count, Israel was holding around 250 bodies of Palestinians who died or were killed under various circumstances, some as far back as the seventies, eighties and nineties of last century.

Palestinian groups have called for clashes with Israeli forces to protest the U.S. administration's decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital and relocate the USA embassy to the city.

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has invited Trump to visit Israel for the occasion.

Palestinian groups have called for clashes with Israeli forces since the Trump administration's decision December 6 to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital and relocate the USA embassy to the city.

The Nablus office of the Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) said the soldiers abducted Nassr Jamal Mabrouka, 24, after stopping him at Huwwara military roadblock, south of the city. A number of Muslim leaders have warned the move may lead to violence.

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