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Palestinian-American teen 'beaten by Israeli police' freed


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Palestinian-American teen 'beaten by Israeli police' freed

Tariq Abu Khdair, the 15-year-old Palestinian-American who was injured during clashes with Israeli security forces last week, has been sentenced to nine days of house arrest.

Abu Khdair left the courthouse accompanied by Knesset member Ahmad Tibi and spoke to reporters about his treatment. Footage has emerged of police beating a victim during protests in Jerusalem last week over the killing of a Palestinian teen – Abu Khdair’s family claim it was Tariq in the video.

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