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With Israel at war, US lawmakers give full support

By BRADLEY KLAPPER
Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Members of Congress are falling over one another to show their support for Israel. While much of the rest of the world watches...full story
updated 2014-07-29 02:22 PM
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With Israel at war, US lawmakers give full support
By BRADLEY KLAPPER
Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Members of Congress are falling over one another to show their support for Israel. While much of the rest of the world watches....Fullstory

2014-07-29 02:22 PM

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2014-07-29 12:22 PM

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