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** FILE ** Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak (right) meets with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas at the presidential palace in Cairo on Thursday, Dec. 9, 2010. The talks came within the framework of efforts to revive the Middle East peace process. (AP Photo/Amr Nabil)
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** FILE ** Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak (right) meets with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas at the presidential palace in Cairo on Thursday, Dec. 9, 2010. The talks came within the framework of efforts to revive the Middle East peace process. (AP Photo/Amr Nabil)

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