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Subject:  Palestinians see a friend in Obama Date:  4/10/2008  10:32 PM
Author:  stevenjklein Number:  16881 of 23036

Story in the LA Times:,0,1780231,full.story

Ali Abunimah, a Palestinian rights activist in Chicago who helps run Electronic Intifada… in a Times interview and on his website, said Obama seemed sympathetic to the Palestinian cause but more circumspect as he ran for the U.S. Senate in 2004. At a dinner gathering that year, Abunimah said, Obama greeted him warmly and said privately that he needed to speak cautiously about the Middle East.

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