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Barghouti to Run for Palestinian President
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Barghouti to Run for Palestinian President

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Barghouti to Run for Palestinian President

Barghouti to Run for Palestinian President
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A jailed Palestinian leader has decided to contest next January's presidential election in the West Bank and Gaza. Marwan Barghouti, a Palestinian legislator and a key leader of the Palestinian uprising, is serving consecutive life sentences in an Israeli prison for murders he insists he did not commit. NPR's Linda Gradstein reports.

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