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** FILE ** Israeli police officers are deployed at the Ben Gurion Airport near Tel Aviv on Sunday, April 15, 2012, to detain activists flying in to protest the country's occupation of Palestinian areas. (AP Photo/Dan Balilty)
Photo by: Dan Balilty
** FILE ** Israeli police officers are deployed at the Ben Gurion Airport near Tel Aviv on Sunday, April 15, 2012, to detain activists flying in to protest the country's occupation of Palestinian areas. (AP Photo/Dan Balilty)

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