Sharon Defends Plan to Pull Gaza Settlements

Israel's prime minister, Ariel Sharon, is moving forward with his Gaza withdrawal plan despite increasingly hostile opposition by Israeli settlers. Sharon strongly rejected charges that Israel will get nothing in return for removing settlements from Gaza.



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