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Ahed Tamimi: Symbol of Heroic Palestinian Resistance
by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman)
Defense for Children International-Palestine said Israeli violence against Palestinian children increased markedly following Trump's Jerusalem declaration, DCIP's Abu Eqtaish saying:
"Excessive force and misuse of crowd control weapons has once again proved to be the norm for Israeli forces when quashing protests," including live ammunition used against children protesting nonviolently, adding:
"Israeli forces seemingly disregard their own open-fire regulations and international law, and enjoy near complete impunity for their unlawful conduct."
"This lack of justice and accountability results in a high toll paid by Palestinian minors subjected to serious injury or even death."
Rubber-coated steel bullets and tear gas canisters fired at close range can cause serious injuries or death. H
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