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In front of an Israeli-guarded fenced passageway, prospective Palestinian workers struggle to be among the few to enter the Israeli industrial work zone, at Erez border crossing betwen the Gaza Strip (news - web sites) and Israel, in this June 6, 2004, file photo. Israel's strategic goal is to phase out Palestinian labor by 2008, the Israeli army chief said Tuesday, March 8, 2005.

(AP Photo/Brennan Linsley)