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Barack Obama's long-awaited visit to Middle East

Barack Obama's long-awaited visit to Middle East
 
An employee arranges an Israeli national flag next to a US one at the residence of Israel's President Shimon Peres in Jerusalem, ahead of US President Barack Obama's visit Reuters/Ronen Zvulun

US President Barack Obama is scheduled to make his first presidential visit to Israel and the Palestinian Territories this week, during which he will visit Jerusalem and Ramallah. He will not visit the the Gaza Strip. Ruth Michaelson visited Gaza city where she talked to residents about Obama's trip.


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