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Bad timing in the Mideast

January 8, 2007

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THE TIMING couldn't have been worse. An undercover Israeli security operation in the West Bank city of Ramallah went awry Thursday, just before Prime Minister Ehud Olmert was to attend a summit meeting in Egypt with that country's president, Hosni Mubarak. Four Palestinians were killed in the shoot-out, and 20 wounded. Mubarak was obliged to warn Olmert during their joint ... (Full article: 453 words)

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