Police report molotov cocktails, rocks thrown at cops during riot at West Bank checkpoint

The Border Police say they are working to clear rioters from the Qalandiya checkpoint in the West Bank, amid growing unrest in the area over recent tensions around Jerusalem’s Old City.

A police statement says some 100 Palestinians threw molotov cocktails and rocks toward officers, and also shot fireworks at them. Police respond with unspecified riot dispersal means.

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