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The KPFA Evening News, Weekdays – July 11, 2004

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Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon orders construction on the West Bank Wall
to continue, despite Friday’s world court ruling that the barrier is illegal… meanwhile, a American Jew is refused permission to enter Israel because she belongs to the International Solidarity Movement….

A pair of ambushes in Iraq claim the lives of three U.S. troops and an Iraqi
civilian….

The 15th world aids conference opens in Bangkok, with a speech by U.N.
Secretary General Kofi Annan calling on world leaders to increase their
efforts to fight the disease…

Is there a “July Surprise” coming later this month? an article in a
national magazine says the Bush Administration is pressuring Pakistan to
capture Osama Bin Laden before the November election, and — ideally —
during the Democratic National Convention. . .