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Using New Language, President Shows Understanding for Both Sides in Middle East

There was no mention of "terrorists" or "terrorism," just "violent extremists." There was the suggestion that Israeli settlements are illegitimate and the assertion that the Palestinians "have suffered in pursuit of a homeland." There were frequent references to the "Holy Koran" and echoes of Muslim...
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By Glenn Kessler and Jacqueline L. Salmon

 
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