Angry and disenfranchised, east Jerusalem Palestinians at center of unrest

October 14, 2015 6:12 PM

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Angry and disenfranchised, east Jerusalem Palestinians at center of unrest

A Palestinian man walks past newly placed concrete blocks on the road at the entrance to the east Jerusalem neighborhood of Jabal Mukaber, Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2015. The Israeli military began deploying hundreds of troops in cities across the country on Wednesday to assist police forces in countering a wave of deadly Palestinian shooting and stabbing attacks that have created panic across the country. (AP Photo/Sebastian Scheiner) (The Associated Press)

JERUSALEM – During a monthlong wave of violence, many of the Palestinian assailants have come from east Jerusalem — the section of the holy city claimed by Israel and the Palestinians.

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