Palestinian youth: Choosing death over occupation

Al Jazeera speaks to some of the families and friends of Palestinian youth who died while launching attacks on Israelis.

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    The young Palestinian attackers in this recent wave of violence defy classification.

    They have been both male and female; political and apolitical; affluent and poor.

    But it seems clear they did have at least one thing in common: they knew the consequence of their actions would most likely be death.

    Al Jazeera's Andrew Simmons speaks to some of their families and friends in the occupied East Jerusalem.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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