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Palestinians in West Bank consider UN statehood bid

Determined to be optimistic in the face of an American veto of Palestinian statehood efforts, Jews and Palestinians - once mortal enemies - come together in dance, to celebrate the first step towards a new future for both.

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/opinion/article/we_know_abbas_will_fail_but_itll_be_a_palestinian_moral_victory_20110923

A throng of young Palestinians charge the stage with what could easily be seen as malicious intent - if their vigorous stampede hadn't been in sync with a performance of Dabke, the traditional Arabic folk dance that literally translates as "the stamping of the feet."

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