** FILE ** Then-Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon smiles as he talks to journalists on Sunday, Dec. 18, 2005, before the weekly Cabinet meeting in Jerusalem. (AP Photo/ Emilio Morenatti)

Photo by: Emilio Morenatti

** FILE ** Then-Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon smiles as he talks to journalists on Sunday, Dec. 18, 2005, before the weekly Cabinet meeting in Jerusalem. (AP Photo/ Emilio Morenatti)