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Bring on the hummus!

JERUSALEM, March 6 (JTA) — Israel, Egypt, Jordan and the Palestinian Authority are planning a regional food exhibition under the auspices of the United States. The event is scheduled for next February in Tel Aviv. Israeli Trade and Industry Minister Natan Sharansky said the decision to hold the exhibition was made this week by the “Taba Forum,” which was created after Israel’s peace accords with Jordan and the Palestinians.