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Israeli troops shot dead a mentally ill Palestinian man who approached them in a West Bank refugee camp Sunday, the army said, while another Palestinian was killed in clashes in Ramallah. Sunday's deaths brought to four the number of Palestinians killed since Israel launched its most extensive military operation in the West Bank in years in response to the apparent abduction of three Israeli teens on June 12 .There have also been signs of growing anger among Palestinians at President Mahmoud Abbas, who has defended his decision to continue security coordination with Israeli troops in finding the teens.The Israeli army raid in Ramallah began at around 2 a.m. Sunday.Several dozen people marched in downtown Ramallah Sunday to protest coordination between the Israeli and Palestinian security forces.Abbas has condemned the abduction of the three Israelis, and his security forces have been helping in the search. But he has also called the Israeli sweeps "collective punishment" of the Palestinian people.Analyst Jihad Harb said the Israeli crackdown is weakening Abbas.
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