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Sharon Battles Supporters over Gaza Pullout Plan

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Sharon Battles Supporters over Gaza Pullout Plan

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Sharon Battles Supporters over Gaza Pullout Plan

Sharon Battles Supporters over Gaza Pullout Plan

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NPR's Julie McCarthy reporters about Tuesday's vote by the Israeli legislature that could lead to the pullout of Jewish settlers from the Gaza Strip. The plan has driven a wedge between Prime Minister Ariel Sharon and his one-time allies in the settler movement. Sharon says a settler pullout is crucial to a lasting peace with Palestinians.

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