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17 arrested as Palestinians clash with police near flag parade

Police say 17 people have been arrested as Palestinians clash with officers during the flag parade in Jerusalem.

Some threw stones and attacked policemen at various hotspots along the parade route, a police statement adds.

About 2,000 police officers were deployed to the capital to secure the event, two of whom were lightly injured by rock-throwing.

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