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A Palestinian Fatah supporter shouts during a rally in support of President Mahmoud Abbas in the West Bank village of Tubas near Jenin March 16, 2014. REUTERS/Abed Omar Qusini

A Palestinian Fatah supporter shouts during a rally in support of President Mahmoud Abbas in the West Bank village of Tubas near Jenin March 16, 2014. REUTERS/Abed Omar Qusini

A Palestinian Fatah supporter shouts during a rally in support of President Mahmoud Abbas in the West Bank village of Tubas near Jenin March 16, 2014. REUTERS/Abed Omar Qusini
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Palestinians gesture and hold posters depicting President Mahmoud Abbas during a rally in the West Bank city of Ramallah March 17, 2014. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman

Palestinians gesture and hold posters depicting President Mahmoud Abbas during a rally in the West Bank city of Ramallah March 17, 2014. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman

Palestinians gesture and hold posters depicting President Mahmoud Abbas during a rally in the West Bank city of Ramallah March 17, 2014. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman
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Palestinian girls hold flags and balloons in front of the Church of Nativity during a rally in the West Bank town of Bethlehem March 17, 2014. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Palestinian girls hold flags and balloons in front of the Church of Nativity during a rally in the West Bank town of Bethlehem March 17, 2014. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Palestinian girls hold flags and balloons in front of the Church of Nativity during a rally in the West Bank town of Bethlehem March 17, 2014. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
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