APTOPIX Mideast Israel Palestinians

May 14, 2011 - 4:14 PM
Israeli soldiers run past burning tires under a mural of the late Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat during clashes with Palestinian stone throwers following a protest to mark the upcoming 63rd anniversary of "Nakba", Arabic for "Catastrophe", the term used to mark the events leading to Israel's founding in 1948, in the Qalandia checkpoint between Ramallah and Jerusalem, Saturday, May 14, 2011.(AP Photo/Majdi Mohammed)