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Some held banners with photographs of Jawaher Abu Rahmeh, a 36-year-old villager who collapsed at last week’s protest and died the next day. Palestinian doctors who treated Ms. Abu Rahmeh said she collapsed after inhaling tear gas fired by Israeli troops and died as a result of the gas.

The Israeli military says there are “inconsistencies” in the Palestinian account and is investigating the death. Relatives have given conflicting accounts about whether Ms. Abu Rahmeh had a pre-existing condition that might have turned the ordinarily non-lethal gas deadly in her case.