By Ali Abunimah
"Yesterday The Electronic Intifada reported exclusively that Israel is now
stamping the passports of visitors in the West Bank “Judea and Samaria
Today, two reporters took up the issue at the daily State Department briefing
and asked whether it indicated “creeping annexation” by Israel of the occupied
West Bank by Israel.
The second reporter, Matthew Lee of the Associated Press, compared the State
Department’s apparent lack of concern over the issue with its willingless to
raise with Beijing concerns
over a map in Chinese passports depicting disputed areas of the South China
Sea as part of China’s territorial waters.
The exchange can be heard just after 6 minutes into the video......"