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URGENT ¥¥¥ Palestinians deserve a state of their own: Obama

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US President Barack Obama on Thursday expressed full backing for the establishment of a Palestinian state following talks in Ramallah with Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas.

"Palestinians deserve a state of their own," he said. "The United States is deeply committed to seeing... an independent, sovereign state of Palestine."

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http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130321/urgent-palestinians-deserve-state-their-own-obama