Gunfire as Israeli troops surround house in flashpoint West Bank city

by Reuters
Sunday, 15 June 2014 19:38 GMT

HEBRON, West Bank, June 15 (Reuters) - Israeli troops searching a West Bank city for three Israeli teenagers who are believed to have been abducted by Palestinian militants surrounded a house on Sunday and gunfire was heard, witnesses said.

An Israeli army spokeswoman had no immediate comment on the incident in Hebron.

(Writing by Dan Williams; Editing by Sonya Hepinstall)

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