Egyptian Minister Attacked Muslim militants lunge and throw shoes at Egyptian Foreign Minister Ahmed Maher during a visit to Jerusalem's Al Aqsa Mosque. Maher visited the mosque, one of Islam's holiest shrines, after meeting with Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon to urge extended peace talks with Palestinians. The Egyptian envoy was not seriously injured. Hear NPR's Melissa Block and NPR's Peter Kenyon.
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Muslims Attack Egyptian Foreign Minister in Israel

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Muslims Attack Egyptian Foreign Minister in Israel

Muslims Attack Egyptian Foreign Minister in Israel

Muslims Attack Egyptian Foreign Minister in Israel

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Muslim militants lunge and throw shoes at Egyptian Foreign Minister Ahmed Maher during a visit to Jerusalem's Al Aqsa Mosque. Maher visited the mosque, one of Islam's holiest shrines, after meeting with Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon to urge extended peace talks with Palestinians. The Egyptian envoy was not seriously injured. Hear NPR's Melissa Block and NPR's Peter Kenyon.

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