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Column: Israel's Settlement Push Damages Peace Chances

Barely a week after reaching a semi-durable cease-fire in a seven-week war that killed more than 2,000 Palestinians and prompted virulent new expressions of anti-Israel and anti-Jewish sentiment in Europe, the Israeli government announced that it was seizing nearly 1,000 acres of land near Bethlehem for expansion of Jewish settlements. If carried out, the confiscation near the Etzion bloc south of Jersualem would be the biggest by Israel in 30 years. The announcement set off a chorus...

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