Israel: 3 Kidnapped Teens Found Dead

Posted Monday, June 30th 2014 @ 2pm  by Polly Davis Doig, Newser Staff

(NEWSER) – The three Israeli teenage boys missing since earlier this month have been found dead, according to the army and Israeli press reports, and CNN reports that PM Benjamin Netanyahu is swiftly responding by calling an emergency cabinet meeting. The bodies were found in a pit, reports the BBC, near the West Bank town where they went missing late June 12 or early June 13. Israel has blamed Hamas for the abductions, and initiated a massive crackdown in their aftermath. One of the teens was a US citizen.

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