Google Says Gush Etzion Residents Live in ‘Palestine’


gush-etzionResidents of Gush Etzion, located in Judea and Samaria near Yerushalayim, were shocked recently to see that, according to Google, they live in “Palestine,” according to a Wednesday report in the Yisrael Hayom daily.

The Legal Forum for the Land of Israel told the newspaper that it has been receiving a steady stream of complaints from Gush Etzion residents as of late.

Web users who live in the bloc have apparently been astounded to discover that while trying to log into Google to perform searches, the search engine has been redirecting them to, the Palestinian Authority handle, instead of, as in the rest of Israel.

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