International activists try to enter West Bank

About 100 international activists, including 3 Americans, are attempting to enter the West Bank via Jordan in a protest against what they call an Israeli `siege' on the area and Jerusalem.


Planning on a crossing at the Allenby Bridge, the group aims to deliver one ton of school supplies to Palestinian children in refugee camps in Bethlehem. Israeli, which controls the land border, has previously blocked similar protests. (AP)