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Mother of missing Israeli teen pleads with U.N. for help
Mother of missing Israeli teen pleads with U.N. for help

The mothers of three Israeli teenagers believed to have been abducted in the West Bank took their plight to the United Nations on Tuesday, as Israel moved to downscale the military search for the teens. “It is wrong to take children, innocent boys … and use them as instruments of any struggle. It is cruel,” said Rachel Frenkel, speaking to the U.N. Human Rights Council in Geneva. Frenkel's 16-year-old son, Naftali, is among the three teens who disappeared 12 days ago while hitchhiking home in the West Bank. Thousands of troops were deployed throughout Palestinian territory on a massive effort to find the three -- Naftali, Gil-Ad Shaer and Eyal Yifrah. But...

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