Israeli ‘Peace’ Activists Evacuated from Ramallah After Palestinians Set Their Car on Fire

An Israeli soldier stands guard as he checks Palestinians' vehicles on their way out of the West Bank village of Ein Sinya, northern Ramallah on February 1, 2016.
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The Times of Israel reports: Nine Jewish Israeli citizens were evacuated from Ramallah unharmed after local residents set their car on fire on Wednesday night, the army said.

There were no injuries reported in the incident.

The group of Israelis, members of the peace group “Two States, One Homeland,” deliberately entered the city, the Israel Defense Forces said, despite a military order to stay out of West Bank towns located in Palestinian Authority-controlled Area A.

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