He ruled a Jewish Kingdom.
Everybody knows that.
When he died, he was buried in Judea, in the Jewish Kingdom he ruled.
Ah, but read on:-
Mr. Netzer had been excavating the site of Herodium, a palace complex about seven miles south of Jerusalem and situated in the occupied West Bank
So, Herod's Herodium is now in...an "occupied" territory.
When will this ever stop?