An Israeli armed vehicle burst into flames and at least one Palestinian was injured during clashes in the West Bank city of Bethlehem on Wednesday.

Palestinians threw rocks at Israeli forces who responded by firing tear gas canisters.

The unrest comes after a 27-year-old Palestinian man was shot dead in a protest in Bethlehem on Tuesday.

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The Pope and the circus

On Wednesday Pope Francis was treated to a brief performance by the Rony Rollers Circus troupe in Saint Peter’s Square at the end of his weekly audience.