Protesters scuffle with police at Paris synagogues

Pro-Palestinian protesters tried to force their way into a Paris synagogue Sunday with bats and chairs, then fought with security officers who blocked their way, according to police and a witness.

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Thousands of pro-Palestinian demonstrators holding banners and chanting anti Israeli slogans walk in Paris, Sunday July 13, 2014, to protest against the Israeli army's bombings in the Gaza strip. Banner reads: "Gaza, We Will Not Forget". About 10,000 pro-Palestinian protesters marched through eastern Paris on Sunday demanding an end to Israeli strikes on Gaza, and accusing Western leaders of not doing enough to stop them. (AP Photo/Remy de la Mauviniere)
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