Mideast Update NPR's Linda Gradstein reports from Jerusalem where the Israeli-Palestinian cease-fire is still holding despite four days of sporadic violence. In a move that exposed strains in Israel's coalition government, Prime Minister Ariel Sharon refused to let his foreign minister meet with Palestinian Leader Yassar Arafat until all violence had ended.
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Mideast Update

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Mideast Update

Mideast Update

Mideast Update

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NPR's Linda Gradstein reports from Jerusalem where the Israeli-Palestinian cease-fire is still holding despite four days of sporadic violence. In a move that exposed strains in Israel's coalition government, Prime Minister Ariel Sharon refused to let his foreign minister meet with Palestinian Leader Yassar Arafat until all violence had ended.