Israelis, Palestinians bury dead after surge in violence

Israeli security forces stand guard at the site of a fatal gun attack near the Jewish settlement of Gush Etzion in the occupied West Bank, on November 19, 2015Israelis and Palestinians buried their dead on Friday after one of the deadliest days in nearly eight weeks of lone wolf violence that is challenging Israeli security thinking. Three Israelis, an American and a Palestinian were killed on Thursday in two attacks by Palestinians in Tel Aviv and the occupied West Bank. Violence since the start of October has killed at least 86 people on the Palestinian side, including one Arab Israeli, 15 Israelis, an American and an Ethiopian.

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