Palestinians hold funeral for man killed in Israeli raid

Mourners in the Bank held a on Thursday for a Palestinian killed in an Israeli army raid. 

Thousands marched through the streets of , chanting slogans, while fired in the air. 

shot dead the Palestinian man in a car they were pursuing in the on Wednesday, according to Palestinian paramedics. The Israeli military said troops shot a Palestinian who had fired at them from a vehicle.

The incident followed several Palestinian attacks on in recent weeks. also complain of attacks by , whose residence in the West Bank the international community considers illegal.

In a statement, the military said the soldiers had come under from a passing vehicle while searching for Palestinians spotted approaching the Jewish settlement of Psagot.

(Source: Reuters) 

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