Most of theland was either bought from absent Arab (there were no Palestinians back then) landlords (Israel prope) o won in defensive wars (1948/1967). The land was divided by the UN in 1948 between the Jewish population of Palestine and the Aab population. The Jews accepted the division although they received far less than what they expected) and the Arabs rejected it - launching a massive attac on the Jewish poplation. Sorry they lost.
U.S. wildlife agency looking into Zimbabwe lion death (AP)
from the article: Palestinian negotiator: Netanyahu blocking path to direct peace talks