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Israeli Troops Kill West Bank Teenager

Israeli troops shot dead a Palestinian teenager on Wednesday in the occupied West Bank, the Israeli military said, in the latest killing to overshadow U.S.-brokered peace talks. The family of Youssef Shawamra said he was killed after he went foraging for wild thistles used in local cooking. Hospital officials said he was 15, while one relative said he was 16. A military spokeswoman said he was shot after he and two other youths were spotted tampering with a security fence near the...

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