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Elections Seen as Potential Watershed for Mideast

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Elections Seen as Potential Watershed for Mideast

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Elections Seen as Potential Watershed for Mideast

Elections Seen as Potential Watershed for Mideast

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What is the likely impact of the Palestinian elections? NPR's Scott Simon speaks with Rami Khouri, executive editor of Beirut's Daily Star, and Ziad abu Amr, head of the political committee of the Palestinian Legislative Council. Both see the elections as a watershed moment for Palestinians.