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Israel Appropriates More West Bank Land From Palestinians

The land is in the Etzion bloc near Bethlehem. It may be used for possible Jewish settlements and a new Israeli city to be called Gevaot. Israel's army says it is declaring the land as "state-owned" under orders from political leaders. It is in reaction to the kidnapping and murders of three Israeli teenagers in June near Bethlehem. Israel has named three Palestinians as suspects. The murders and the revenge killing of a Palestinian teen by Israelis helped spark the...

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