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ISRAEL SHARON, 1st UPD – V – Voice of America

Voice of AmericaIsraeli President Shimon Peres says former prime minister Ariel Sharon “never rested” in working for his country’s people, as Israel honors the late leader who died Saturday at the age of 85. Mr….

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Israeli, Arab papers miles apart on Sharon’s legacy – BBC News

BBC NewsIsraeli newspapers take a measured view of former Prime Minister Ariel Sharon. Arab commentators, however, have nothing good to say about him. Editorial in Israeli left-of-centre, independent broadsheet Ha’aretz. Throughout his military career Ariel…

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Former Israeli PM Ariel Sharon dies – USA TODAY

USA TODAYFormer Israeli prime minister Ariel Sharon, one of his nation’s most controversial and iconic leaders for a half-century — on and off the battlefield — died Saturday at the age of 85, of complications…

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Israel’s ex-PM Ariel Sharon dies – BBC News

BBC NewsIsraelis are beginning a short period of mourning for ex-Prime Minister Ariel Sharon who has died aged 85 of heart failure after eight years in a coma. The public will pay their respects when…

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Israel Mourns a Warrior – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalPrime Minister Ariel Sharon, one of the most influential leaders of modern Israel, has died, days after doctors reported a significant deterioration in their 85-year-old comatose patient, according to Israeli media. The leading…

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Hospital: Ariel Sharon fighting for his life – USA TODAY

USA TODAYJERUSALEM (AP) — The head of the Israeli hospital treating Ariel Sharon says he is pessimistic about the former prime minister’s prognosis, despite doctors’ success in stabilizing some of his bodily functions. Dr. Zeev…


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