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Israel Punishes 2 Soldiers for Burning Palestinian Flag

The Israeli military punished two soldiers for burning a Palestinian flag taken Wednesday from a car in the West Bank. The army said one of the soldiers was sentenced to 20 days in a military jail while the other was ordered confined to his base for 28 days. Palestinian witnesses said the soldiers were stopping cars at a checkpoint near the West Bank town of Nablus when they pulled a flag from one of the vehicles, dropped it to the ground and set in on fire with a lighter. An...

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