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[Reuters] UPDATE 1-Israel opens Maccabiah amid tight security for Sharon

Rusty Backhand
07-11-2005, 08:46 PM
TEL AVIV, July 11 (Reuters) - The 17th Maccabiah Games, popularly known as the "Jewish Olympics", began on Monday with a burst of song, dance and fireworks, and unprecedented security for Prime Minister Ariel Sharon.

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