Israeli police push Palestinians protesting the planned demolition of their West Bank village of Khan al-Ahmar, July 4, 2018. Majdi Mohammed | AP
Palestine/Israel

Proposed Israeli Law Would Open 60% of Palestinian West Bank to Annexation

The proposed bill is just the latest part of a long-standing effort by Israel to annex the West Bank through creeping property purchases, the recognition of illegal settlements and control of critical resources like water.