Guess no one will be raping and pillaging this week.

Via The Hill:

Palestinians went on strike on Tuesday to protest Israeli policies denying Palestinians the rights afforded to Jews.

The strikes come against the backdrop of continued violence in the region, with Hamas launching rocket fire at Israel and Israel launching air strikes at Gaza in response.

The Associated Press reported that Palestinians in Israel, East Jerusalem and the West Bank were observing a general strike intended to protest the Israeli policies.

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