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Wednesday, October 22, 2003

Jews with guns


An Israeli soldier, background, patrols the Israeli controlled part of the southern West Bank city of Hebron as an armed Jewish settler walks past following a palestinian militant's attack, Wednesday , Oct. 22, 2003. The gunman wounded two Israeli settler security guards at Tel Romeida, a tiny heavily guarded Jewish enclave in this tense West Bank city before being shot dead, Jewish settlers and the army said. Some 400 Jewish settlers live in enclaves in the center of Hebron, surrounded by 130,000 Palestinians. (AP Photo/Oded Balilty)


See photos that won't make it into your local paper at News from Hebron press office.


Rabbi Gavriel ben Yitzhak in his Tel Rumeida home - hit by a bullet ricochet.



General background: "An Introduction to the City of Hebron" at the Jewish Virtual Library.