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Israel returns fire from Gaza, killing motorcyclist, hurting 3

Posted: June 12, 2014 at 5:21 a.m.

Israeli border policeman and Palestinian protesters argue during a demonstration in support for dozens of Palestinian hunger strikers in Israeli jails, outside Ofer military prison, near the West Bank city of Ramallah, Wednesday, June 11, 2014. A day before the start of the World Cup in Brazil, protesters dressed up in the jerseys of the Palestinian football team and kicked a ball around outside Ofer, an Israeli lockup in the West Bank. A group of helmeted soldiers prevented them from advancing. Troops fired stun grenades and pushed some of the players who dribbled and kicked the ball over the heads of soldiers.

The Israeli air force carried out an airstrike Wednesday night in the northern Gaza Strip, killing one person and wounding three others, Palestinian officials said.

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