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Palestinians rage at Israelis after teen slain, body burned

Posted: July 3, 2014 at 5:09 a.m.

Palestinian men argue with Israeli border police Wednesday in east Jerusalem after protesters took to the streets in anger over the abduction and slaying of 17-year-old Palestinian Mohammed Abu Khdeir.

Palestinians accused Israeli extremists of abducting and killing an Arab teenager and burning his body Wednesday, prompting hours of clashes in east Jerusalem and drawing accusations that the youth was murdered to avenge the killings of three kidnapped Israeli teens.

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A Palestinian readies a Molotov cocktail Wednesday during clashes with Israeli police in east Jerusalem over the abduction an... (By: MAHMOUD ILLEAN) (Credit: AP)

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