After Six-Day War, An American Became A West Bank Settler

Ephraim Bluth, originally from New York, stands in the yard of his home in the West Bank settlement of Neve Tzuf, also known as Halamish.

The 1967 war changed lives forever. After Israel’s victory, an American student saw a biblical promise fulfilled. He moved his family to the West Bank — but their pioneering life came at a price.

(Image credit: Daniel Estrin /NPR)

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