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Israeli forces nearly finished evacuating West Bank outpost

Feb 02, 2017 - Associated Press

AMONA, West Bank (AP) - Israeli police say they are preparing to remove the last remaining Israeli protesters from the West Bank outpost of Amona, which forces are evacuating under court order.

Police spokesman Micky Rosenfeld says about 200 protesters are barricaded inside a synagogue. He says several hundred police officers are preparing to remove them Thursday, as well as others inside a small home nearby. The evacuation began Wednesday.

Amona is the largest of about 100 unauthori...