Israel says it is appropriating 400 hectares of Palestinian land in the occupied West Bank, possibly one of the biggest property takeovers for the Jewish state in decades.

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Israel Appropriates More West Bank Land

Israel has appropriated 1000 acres of land in the occupied West Bank in a move described as ‘the biggest in 30 years’.

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Israel Appropriates 1000 Acres Of West Bank Land For Possible Settlement Expansion

Israeli authorities Sunday announced a land of 4,000 dunam (four square kilometred) used as a settlement in the West Bank would be turned into state land and the government would acknowledge it as a new Israeli community, Xinhua reported. There is no ownership claimed by Palestinians over these specific lands, Israeli authorities said, adding there will be a period of 45 days, in which objections against the decision could be filed.

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Israel announces West Bank land as state

JERUSALEM: Israel announced Sunday it will expropriate 400 hectares (988 acres) of Palestinian land in the occupied West Bank, angering the Palestinians and alarming Israeli peace campaigners. The move to seize the land, in the Bethlehem area in the south of the territory, is the biggest of its kind in three decades, Peace Now said.

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Israeli plan to seize West Bank land angers Palestinians

JERUSALEM: Israel announced Sunday it will expropriate 400 hectares (988 acres) of Palestinian land in the occupied West Bank, angering the Palestinians and alarming Israeli peace campaigners. The move to seize the land, in the Bethlehem area in the south of the territory, is the biggest of its kind in three decades, Peace Now said

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Israeli move to seize West Bank land angers Palestinians

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Live News Israel EXPANDS West Bank HUNT For Missing TEENS, Palestinian Killed BREAKING NEWS Live News http://rapidcontentwizard.sbkinfo.com News from various sources. Categories: politics, economics and business, society, culture, world news… By: Trevor Dyson

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Live News Israel EXPANDS West Bank HUNT For Missing TEENS, Palestinian Killed BREAKING NEWS – Video

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Israel has announced it is toexpropriate 400 hectares (988 acres) of land near Bethlehem in the occupied West Bank. According to an AFP report, the Israeli military has said:"On the instructions of the political echelon 4,000 dunams at (the settlement of) Gevaot is declared as state land." The announcement comes four days after a month-long conflict in the Gaza Strip ended with a long-term …

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Israel Claims 400 Hectares In West Bank For 'State Use'

Israeli forces detained 597 Palestinians in the occupied West Bank and East Jerusalem in August, raising the number of Palestinians in Israeli prisons to more than 7,000, the Palestinian Prisoners Club said.

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Israel arrests almost 600 Palestinians in August: NGO

RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas blamed Hamas on Friday for extending fighting with Israel in the Gaza Strip, casting doubt on the future of the Palestinian unity government that the Islamic militant group backs, while Israel's premier said the end of the war could mark resumption of peace talks with Abbas.

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Palestinian leader says Hamas caused prolonged war

Sides in Gaza Talks Dig in as Cease-Fire End Looms to war.” Hamas has repeatedly ….. weapons, while Israel says it needs …..

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