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Israel Extends Crackdown Against Extremists

Israel responded further to Jewish extremists Sunday by arresting suspects in West Bank settlements and placing two high-profile radicals under a type of detention that allows for holding them for six months without charges. Police said the raids were linked to recent events in the West Bank, but did not say how many suspects they detained. Meanwhile, the Defense Ministry said Meir Ettinger, who is the grandson of U.S.-born far right-wing rabbi Meir Kahane, and Eviatar Slonim had been...

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