Palestinian activist and campaigner Ahed Tamimi is embraced by a cousin upon her release from prison after an eight-month sentence for slapping two Israeli soldiers. Photo: AFP

Ahed Tamimi, Palestinian teen girl who slapped Israeli troops in video that went viral, released from prison

Ahed Tamimi, 17, became a heroine to Palestinians after the December 15 incident outside her home in the village of Nabi Saleh was streamed live on Facebook by her mother. She was 16 at the time

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Palestinian activist and campaigner Ahed Tamimi is embraced by a cousin upon her release from prison after an eight-month sentence for slapping two Israeli soldiers. Photo: AFP
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