Ariel Sharon told his Cabinet on Sunday that he is aiming for a cease-fire with the Palestinians. The Israeli prime minister wants to implement the cease-fire plan first suggested by former CIA Director George Tenet last summer, reported Israeli media. He also warned that Israel would respond to any violence during cease-fire negotiations.
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