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<p>For many of these Gazan players, the chance of playing in front of millions of people, or on TV, is the last thing on their mind. Most have day jobs and play football on the side.</p>

Last Modified: 15 May 2010 22:15

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<P class=MsoNormal style="FONT-SIZE: 12px; MARGIN: 1em 0px; FONT-FAMILY: Arial, Helvetica, 'Bitstream Vera Sans', sans-serif">I wasn't there for the presentation, I was there to ask Netanyahu a very simple question: What guarantees or gestures did you offer the Palestinians via the Americans to get them to change their minds and agree to proximity talks?</P>

Last Modified: 10 May 2010 20:50

<P>The so-called “proximity talks” between Israel and the Palestinians have already experienced more ups and downs than the new Rock ‘n’ Rollercoaster ride at Disney World.</P>

Last Modified: 5 May 2010 15:27

<P>Ever wonder what foods and supplies Israel allows into the Gaza Strip? A new court case in Israel is challenging the military to reveal what items are allowed into Gaza and why it has prohibited certain items.</P>

Last Modified: 3 May 2010 12:44

<p>Baghdad remains a city of barriers - dangerous with deep political and sectarian fault lines. Some Iraqis fear these same fault lines are reflected within the security forces.</p>

Last Modified: 14 Apr 2010 14:51