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U.S. May Support Israeli Approach on Leaving Gaza

The Bush administration, signaling a major shift of policy on the Middle East, has indicated that it may support Israel’s new proposal for a unilateral withdrawal from parts of Gaza and the West Bank, according to administration and Israeli officials. A senior American official said that the administration is “taking a close look” at the policy, and that the president would send three senior aides to Israel next week to get questions answered before the proposal was endorsed. But administration and Israeli officials say they expect a favorable American response. In the past, the administration has maintained that peace can be achieved in the Middle East only by reciprocal concessions agreed upon in negotiations between Israel and the Palestinians. Full Story

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