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A Palestinian tea vendor walks past a section of Israel's separation barrier at the Kalandia checkpoint between Jerusalem and the West Bank town of Ramallah Monday, March 6, 2006. Israeli defense chiefs have drawn up a plan to sharply reduce contacts with the Palestinians, further isolate Gaza and dismantle more West Bank settlements, security officials said Monday, confirming newspaper reports.

(AP Photo/Baz Ratner)