Senior Palestinian official dies after clash with Israeli forces in West Bank

By William Booth, Ruth Eglash, December 10, 2014

RAMALLAH, West Bank — A well-known Palestinian cabinet minister who frequently protested against Jewish settlements died Wednesday after a confrontation with Israeli forces at a demonstration in the West Bank, officials said. His death sparked outrage from the Palestinian leadership and an appeal by a U.N. envoy for a full Israeli probe.Read full article >>