Israeli soldiers searching West Bank after three teens reported missing

June 13, 2014 2:40 PM

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JERUSALEM -- Israeli soldiers searched the West Bank on Friday to find three Israeli teenagers reported missing from settlements there, authorities and witnesses said, amid fears that they could have been kidnapped by Palestinian militants.

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu blamed the Palestinian Authority for their disappearance without elaborating, saying he held the government responsible for their safety. Palestinian authorities could not be immediately reached for comment.

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