Clashes between Israeli troops and Palestinian gunmen took place in the West Bank and Gaza Strip. In a refugee camp near Nablus, a 17-year-old Palestinian was shot and killed Thursday when he fired a pistol at an Israeli tank. In Hebron, Israeli soldiers continued a siege of the Palestinian Authority compound for a third day.
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