The Palestinian security chief says his forces will be deployed along the border between Israel and the Gaza Strip. Palestinian Authority leader Mahmoud Abbas is caught between militants' calls for an end to the Israeli occupation and the Israeli demand that attacks end before peace talks can begin.
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