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Islamic Action Front leader Hamza Mansour speaks during a press conference in Amman, Jordan, Tuesday, Jan.18, 2011. Mr. Mansour on Thursday, Feb. 3, 2011, rejected an offer from Jordan's new prime minister to join his reform Cabinet. (AP Photo/Nader Daoud)
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Islamic Action Front leader Hamza Mansour speaks during a press conference in Amman, Jordan, Tuesday, Jan.18, 2011. Mr. Mansour on Thursday, Feb. 3, 2011, rejected an offer from Jordan's new prime minister to join his reform Cabinet. (AP Photo/Nader Daoud)

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