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Israeli Elections & Palestinians

NPR's Mike Shuster in Jerusalem reports the Palestinians have an enormous stake in next week's Israeli election. Most say it doesn't matter to them whether Ehud Barak or Ariel Sharon wins the vote, but in the final days of the campaign, the Palestinian leadership has decided to do what it can to prevent a Sharon victory.

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