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Cameramen film Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak, right, meeting with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas at the Red Sea resort of Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt, Tuesday, Sept. 14, 2010, as Egypt hosts the second round of Israeli-Palestinian peace talks. (AP Photo/Amr Nabil)

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**FILE** Palestinian men inspect the damage following Israeli airstrikes on a smuggling tunnel at the border with Egypt in Rafah refugee camp in the southern Gaza Strip on Sept. 5, 2010. One Palestinian was killed, a second was wounded and three more were missing, Hamas security officials said Sunday, as Israeli aircraft bombed the tunnel in retaliation for Hamas shooting attacks that killed four Israelis last week. (Associated Press)

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In this image released by the White House, President Obama, second left, holds a working dinner with, clockwise from left, Jordan's King Abdullah II, Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas, Quartet Representative Tony Blair, Special Envoy for Mideast peace George Mitchell, and Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak, in the Old Family Dining Room of the White House, Wednesday, Sept. 1, 2010, in Washington. (AP Photo/The White House, Pete Souza)

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Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, President Barack Obama, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas and Jordan's King Abdullah II walk to East Room of the White House before making statements on the Middle East peace negotiations in Washington, Wednesday, Sept. 1, 2010. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)

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In this Thursday, June 4, 2009, file photo, Gamal Mubarak, center, son of Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak, talks to guests prior to the speech of President Obama at Cairo University. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis, File)

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In this Tuesday, June 7, 2005, file photo, human rights defender Saad Eddin Ibrahim, from Egypt, speaks at a conference at the Carter Center in Atlanta. The Egyptian-American dissident and former advocate against heredity succession in Egypt has signed a petition backing the president's son Gamal Mubarak to run in next year's elections. (AP Photo/Ric Feld, File)

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The empty frame which held a Vincent van Gogh painting known by the titles of "Poppy Flowers" and "Vase with Flowers," which was stolen on Saturday from the Mahmoud Khalil Museum in Cairo, Egypt, is seen hanging on the wall of the museum on Sunday, Aug. 22, 2010. (AP Photo)

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This undated photo made available Sunday, Aug. 22, 2010, shows a Vincent van Gogh painting known by the titles of "Poppy Flowers" and "Vase with Flowers," which was stolen on Saturday from the Mahmoud Khalil Museum in Cairo, Egypt. (AP Photo)

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Mohammed ElBaradei, former U.N. nuclear chief and Egyptian diplomat (right), speaks during a press conference with Saad al-Katatni, the parliamentary leader of Egypt's largest opposition bloc, the Muslim Brotherhood, after a meeting in Cairo last month. (Associated Press)

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Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak (right) meets with Israeli President Shimon Peres in Cairo on Sunday, Aug. 1, 2010. (AP Photo)

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Associated Press photographs Gamal Mubarak, the son of Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak, has a major advantage to become his father's successor. The younger Mr. Mubarak, 47, is head of the powerful policy committee of the ruling National Democratic Party.

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Associated Press AILING: Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak is thought to be dying from terminal cancer affecting his stomach and pancreas.

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Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak (right) meets with George J. Mitchell, U.S. envoy for the Middle East, at the Presidential palace in Cairo. The talks come within the framework of efforts aimed at reviving direct negotiations between Israel and the Palestinians.

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ASSOCIATED PRESS Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak looks on during a meeting at the Presidential palace in Cairo, Egypt, Tuesday, July 6, 2010.

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Yahya Wehelie, from Fairfax, Virginia, walks in downtown Cairo, Egypt on Wednesday, June 16, 2010. Mr. Wehelie, 26, of Burke, Va., has been stuck in Egypt for more than two months but is now expected to arrive in New York Friday afternoon. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)

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An Egyptian Antiquities worker displays funeral artifacts recovered from the unearthed 4,300-year-old tombs of Khonsu and his father Shendwas, both of whom served as heads of the royal scribes during the Old Kingdom, in Saqqara near Cairo, Egypt, Thursday, July 8, 2010. (AP Photo/Nasser Nasser)

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The false door of the unearthed tomb of Shendwas, father of Khonsu, both of whom served as heads of the royal scribes during the Old Kingdom, is decorated with a painting depicting the owner sitting at a sacrifice table, in Saqqara near Cairo, Egypt, Thursday, July 8, 2010. (AP Photo/Nasser Nasser)

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Egyptian Antiquities chief Zahi Hawass shows to the media the false door of the unearthed 4,300-year-old tomb that belongs to Khonsu the son of Shendwas, both of whom served as heads of the royal scribes during the Old Kingdom, in Saqqara near Cairo, Egypt, Thursday, July 8, 2010. (AP Photo/Nasser Nasser)

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With the Step Pyramid of King Djoser in the background, an Egyptian laborer works on Thursday, July 8, 2010, at the site of the unearthed 4,300-year-old tombs of Khonsu and his father Shendwas, both of whom served as heads of the royal scribes during the Old Kingdom, in Saqqara near Cairo, Egypt. (AP Photo/Nasser Nasser)

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Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak, left, greets U.S. President Barack Obama upon his arrival at Qubba palace in Cairo, Egypt, Thursday, June 4, 2009. President Obama is due to address the Muslim world in a speech during his visit to Egypt. (AP Photo/Amr Nabil)