"How can Israel "steale" from itself?" As far as the West Bank is concerned Israel has **never** claimed that this territory belongs to it. Its claim has always been this: until a peace agreement is signed then Israel is free to act as if this territory already belongs to it (even though this territory doesn't belong to it) because - Hey! Who knows? - maybe one day this will all belong to it.
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from the article: Netanyahu poised to win razor-thin support for West Bank freeze