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World Court Weighs Israeli Barrier

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World Court Weighs Israeli Barrier

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World Court Weighs Israeli Barrier

World Court Weighs Israeli Barrier

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The International Court of Justice at The Hague opens a three-day hearing into the legality of the 400-mile-long barrier Israel is building in the West Bank. Palestinians say the barrier is a land grab that causes hardship and further complicates the peace process. Israel says it's a security measure designed to prevent suicide bombings. NPR's Julie McCarthy reports.

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