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White House Welcomes Palestinian PM

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White House Welcomes Palestinian PM

White House Welcomes Palestinian PM

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Palestinian Prime Minister Mahmoud Abbas meets with President Bush Friday in Washington, D.C. The Bush administration is trying to maintain momentum on a U.S.- backed Mideast peace initiative. Bush meets next week with Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon. NPR's Vicky O'Hara reports.

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