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Clinton meets Netanyahu to seek Gaza truce

A private Israeli security guard sits on an armchair as he watches the fighting from a hill outside the northern Gaza Strip November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

A private Israeli security guard sits on an armchair as he watches the fighting from a hill outside the northern Gaza Strip November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

A private Israeli security guard sits on an armchair as he watches the fighting from a hill outside the northern Gaza Strip November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis
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Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu walks with U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton upon her arrival to their meeting in Jerusalem November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Baz Ratner

Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu walks with U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton upon her arrival to their meeting in Jerusalem November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Baz Ratner

Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu walks with U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton upon her arrival to their meeting in Jerusalem November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Baz Ratner
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A Palestinian youth throws back a tear gas canister fired by Israeli soldiers during clashes in the West Bank city of Hebron November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

A Palestinian youth throws back a tear gas canister fired by Israeli soldiers during clashes in the West Bank city of Hebron November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

A Palestinian youth throws back a tear gas canister fired by Israeli soldiers during clashes in the West Bank city of Hebron November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
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Stone-throwing Palestinians take cover during clashes with Israeli security forces in the West Bank village in Nabi Saleh, near Ramallah November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman

Stone-throwing Palestinians take cover during clashes with Israeli security forces in the West Bank village in Nabi Saleh, near Ramallah November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman

Stone-throwing Palestinians take cover during clashes with Israeli security forces in the West Bank village in Nabi Saleh, near Ramallah November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman
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Palestinian youths take cover during clashes with Israel troops in the West Bank city of Hebron November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Palestinian youths take cover during clashes with Israel troops in the West Bank city of Hebron November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Palestinian youths take cover during clashes with Israel troops in the West Bank city of Hebron November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
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U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon (L) and Israel's Defense Minister Ehud Barak talk during their meeting at a hotel in Jerusalem November 20, 2012. REUTERS/UN Photo/Evan Schneider/Handout

U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon (L) and Israel's Defense Minister Ehud Barak talk during their meeting at a hotel in Jerusalem November 20, 2012. REUTERS/UN Photo/Evan Schneider/Handout

U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon (L) and Israel's Defense Minister Ehud Barak talk during their meeting at a hotel in Jerusalem November 20, 2012. REUTERS/UN Photo/Evan Schneider/Handout
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A Palestinian protester tries to kick back a tear gas canister fired by Israeli soldiers during clashes in the West Bank city of Hebron November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

A Palestinian protester tries to kick back a tear gas canister fired by Israeli soldiers during clashes in the West Bank city of Hebron November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

A Palestinian protester tries to kick back a tear gas canister fired by Israeli soldiers during clashes in the West Bank city of Hebron November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
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U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon (L) and Egypt's Prime Minister Hisham Qandil hold a news conference at the prime minister's office in Cairo November 20, 2012. REUTERS/UN Photo/Evan Schneider/Handout

U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon (L) and Egypt's Prime Minister Hisham Qandil hold a news conference at the prime minister's office in Cairo November 20, 2012. REUTERS/UN Photo/Evan Schneider/Handout

U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon (L) and Egypt's Prime Minister Hisham Qandil hold a news conference at the prime minister's office in Cairo November 20, 2012. REUTERS/UN Photo/Evan Schneider/Handout
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U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon (L) and Israel's President Shimon Peres shake hands during their meeting at the president's residence in Jerusalem November 20, 2012. REUTERS/UN Photo/Evan Schneider/Handout

U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon (L) and Israel's President Shimon Peres shake hands during their meeting at the president's residence in Jerusalem November 20, 2012. REUTERS/UN Photo/Evan Schneider/Handout

U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon (L) and Israel's President Shimon Peres shake hands during their meeting at the president's residence in Jerusalem November 20, 2012. REUTERS/UN Photo/Evan Schneider/Handout
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Palestinians extinguish a fire at the headquarters of the National Islamic Bank after what witnesses said was an Israeli air strike in Gaza City, early November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Yasser Gdeeh

Palestinians extinguish a fire at the headquarters of the National Islamic Bank after what witnesses said was an Israeli air strike in Gaza City, early November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Yasser Gdeeh

Palestinians extinguish a fire at the headquarters of the National Islamic Bank after what witnesses said was an Israeli air strike in Gaza City, early November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Yasser Gdeeh
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A Palestinian extinguishes a fire at the headquarters of the National Islamic Bank after what witnesses said was an Israeli air strike in Gaza City early November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Yasser Gdeeh

A Palestinian extinguishes a fire at the headquarters of the National Islamic Bank after what witnesses said was an Israeli air strike in Gaza City early November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Yasser Gdeeh

A Palestinian extinguishes a fire at the headquarters of the National Islamic Bank after what witnesses said was an Israeli air strike in Gaza City early November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Yasser Gdeeh
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Rockets streaks are seen in the night sky after they are launched from the northern Gaza Strip towards Israel November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

Rockets streaks are seen in the night sky after they are launched from the northern Gaza Strip towards Israel November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

Rockets streaks are seen in the night sky after they are launched from the northern Gaza Strip towards Israel November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis
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Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas (R) meets Jordanian Foreign Minister Nasser Judeh in the West Bank city of Ramallah November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas (R) meets Jordanian Foreign Minister Nasser Judeh in the West Bank city of Ramallah November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas (R) meets Jordanian Foreign Minister Nasser Judeh in the West Bank city of Ramallah November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman
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An Israeli police officer walks with a torch as he surveys the scene after a rocket fired from the Gaza Strip hit a building in Rishon Lezion, near Tel Aviv November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Nir Elias

An Israeli police officer walks with a torch as he surveys the scene after a rocket fired from the Gaza Strip hit a building in Rishon Lezion, near Tel Aviv November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Nir Elias

An Israeli police officer walks with a torch as he surveys the scene after a rocket fired from the Gaza Strip hit a building in Rishon Lezion, near Tel Aviv November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Nir Elias
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An Israeli emergency worker surveys the scene after a rocket fired from the Gaza Strip hit a building in Rishon Lezion, near Tel Aviv November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Nir Elias

An Israeli emergency worker surveys the scene after a rocket fired from the Gaza Strip hit a building in Rishon Lezion, near Tel Aviv November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Nir Elias

An Israeli emergency worker surveys the scene after a rocket fired from the Gaza Strip hit a building in Rishon Lezion, near Tel Aviv November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Nir Elias
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Israeli onlookers watch as emergency workers survey the scene where a rocket fired from the Gaza Strip landed in the southern city of Ashdod November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Avi Roccah

Israeli onlookers watch as emergency workers survey the scene where a rocket fired from the Gaza Strip landed in the southern city of Ashdod November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Avi Roccah

Israeli onlookers watch as emergency workers survey the scene where a rocket fired from the Gaza Strip landed in the southern city of Ashdod November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Avi Roccah
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Israelis watch the cross-border fighting from a hill overlooking the northern Gaza Strip November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

Israelis watch the cross-border fighting from a hill overlooking the northern Gaza Strip November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

Israelis watch the cross-border fighting from a hill overlooking the northern Gaza Strip November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis
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Israeli firefighters clear debris at the site where a rocket fired from the Gaza Strip landed in the southern city of Ashdod November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Avi Roccah

Israeli firefighters clear debris at the site where a rocket fired from the Gaza Strip landed in the southern city of Ashdod November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Avi Roccah

Israeli firefighters clear debris at the site where a rocket fired from the Gaza Strip landed in the southern city of Ashdod November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Avi Roccah
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Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (R) meets U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon (R) in Jerusalem November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Lior Mizrahi/Pool

Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (R) meets U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon (R) in Jerusalem November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Lior Mizrahi/Pool

Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (R) meets U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon (R) in Jerusalem November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Lior Mizrahi/Pool
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An Israeli municipality worker (C) speaks on his phone as he surveys the damage after a rocket fired from the Gaza Strip landed in the southern city of Ashdod November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Avi Roccah

An Israeli municipality worker (C) speaks on his phone as he surveys the damage after a rocket fired from the Gaza Strip landed in the southern city of Ashdod November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Avi Roccah

An Israeli municipality worker (C) speaks on his phone as he surveys the damage after a rocket fired from the Gaza Strip landed in the southern city of Ashdod November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Avi Roccah
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Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (R) meets U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon (R) in Jerusalem November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Lior Mizrahi/Pool

Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (R) meets U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon (R) in Jerusalem November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Lior Mizrahi/Pool

Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (R) meets U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon (R) in Jerusalem November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Lior Mizrahi/Pool
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Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi (R) meets with Hamas' leader in exile, Khaled Meshaal (2nd R) and the Hamas delegation at the Presidential Palace in Cairo November 18, 2012. REUTERS/Egyptian Presidency/Handout

Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi (R) meets with Hamas' leader in exile, Khaled Meshaal (2nd R) and the Hamas delegation at the Presidential Palace in Cairo November 18, 2012. REUTERS/Egyptian Presidency/Handout

Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi (R) meets with Hamas' leader in exile, Khaled Meshaal (2nd R) and the Hamas delegation at the Presidential Palace in Cairo November 18, 2012. REUTERS/Egyptian Presidency/Handout
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Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (C) gestures during his meeting with U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon (R) in Jerusalem November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Lior Mizrahi/Pool

Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (C) gestures during his meeting with U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon (R) in Jerusalem November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Lior Mizrahi/Pool

Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (C) gestures during his meeting with U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon (R) in Jerusalem November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Lior Mizrahi/Pool
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Smoke rises after what witnesses said was an Israeli air strike in the northern Gaza Strip November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Ali Hassan

Smoke rises after what witnesses said was an Israeli air strike in the northern Gaza Strip November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Ali Hassan

Smoke rises after what witnesses said was an Israeli air strike in the northern Gaza Strip November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Ali Hassan
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United Nations (U.N.) Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon (C) speaks during a news conference with Arab League Secretary-General Nabil Elaraby (R) after their meeting to discuss the situation in Gaza, in Cairo November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Asmaa Waguih

United Nations (U.N.) Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon (C) speaks during a news conference with Arab League Secretary-General Nabil Elaraby (R) after their meeting to discuss the situation in Gaza, in Cairo November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Asmaa Waguih

United Nations (U.N.) Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon (C) speaks during a news conference with Arab League Secretary-General Nabil Elaraby (R) after their meeting to discuss the situation in Gaza, in Cairo November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Asmaa Waguih
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An Israeli soldier cleans his weapon at a staging area near the border with central Gaza November 20, 2012. The U.N. chief called for an immediate ceasefire in the Gaza Strip on Tuesday and U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton headed to the region with a message that escalation of the week-long conflict was in nobody's interest. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

An Israeli soldier cleans his weapon at a staging area near the border with central Gaza November 20, 2012. The U.N. chief called for an immediate ceasefire in the Gaza Strip on Tuesday and U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton headed to the region...more

An Israeli soldier cleans his weapon at a staging area near the border with central Gaza November 20, 2012. The U.N. chief called for an immediate ceasefire in the Gaza Strip on Tuesday and U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton headed to the region with a message that escalation of the week-long conflict was in nobody's interest. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis
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A Palestinian woman cries next to a relative's house after it was destroyed in what witnesses said was an Israeli air strike in Beit Lahiya in the northern Gaza Strip November 20, 2012. International pressure for a ceasefire in the Gaza Strip puts Egypt's new Islamist president in the spotlight on Tuesday after a sixth day of Palestinian rocket fire and Israeli air strikes that have killed over 100 people. REUTERS/Suhaib Salem

A Palestinian woman cries next to a relative's house after it was destroyed in what witnesses said was an Israeli air strike in Beit Lahiya in the northern Gaza Strip November 20, 2012. International pressure for a ceasefire in the Gaza Strip puts...more

A Palestinian woman cries next to a relative's house after it was destroyed in what witnesses said was an Israeli air strike in Beit Lahiya in the northern Gaza Strip November 20, 2012. International pressure for a ceasefire in the Gaza Strip puts Egypt's new Islamist president in the spotlight on Tuesday after a sixth day of Palestinian rocket fire and Israeli air strikes that have killed over 100 people. REUTERS/Suhaib Salem
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Israeli reserve soldiers pray at a staging area near the border with northern Gaza November 20, 2012. International pressure for a ceasefire in the Gaza Strip puts Egypt's new Islamist president in the spotlight on Tuesday after a sixth day of Palestinian rocket fire and Israeli air strikes that have killed more than 100 people. REUTERS/ Nir Elias

Israeli reserve soldiers pray at a staging area near the border with northern Gaza November 20, 2012. International pressure for a ceasefire in the Gaza Strip puts Egypt's new Islamist president in the spotlight on Tuesday after a sixth day of...more

Israeli reserve soldiers pray at a staging area near the border with northern Gaza November 20, 2012. International pressure for a ceasefire in the Gaza Strip puts Egypt's new Islamist president in the spotlight on Tuesday after a sixth day of Palestinian rocket fire and Israeli air strikes that have killed more than 100 people. REUTERS/ Nir Elias
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