1998 Photo Contest, Spot News, 1st prize

Wendy Sue Lamm

Agence France-Presse

09 April, 1997

As he hurls a stone at Israeli soldiers, a Palestinian man is shot. Israel's decision in March to build a new Jewish quarter in East Jerusalem sparked off riots in Bethlehem and Hebron and caused a dramatic deterioration in relations between Israel and the Arab world. The Arab League called for a renewed boycott of the Jewish state.

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Wendy Sue Lamm

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