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angina pectoris; anteroposterior; arterial pressure.
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Abbreviation for area postrema; anteroposterior.
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Abbreviation for anteroposterior.
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Washington DC - PNN - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Israel will not return to indefensible 1967 borders with Palestine during a speech to a pro-Israel US lobby group Monday, reported the Associated Press. Netanyahu's comments were in response to US President Barack Obama's calls for a future peace deal to be based on the boundaries of Israel and Palestine before the 1967 war in which Israel occupied Gaza, the West Bank and the Golan Heights.Obama made his statements during a speech on May 19, and spoke again to the same lobby group, the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC), on Sunday.
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This volume collects work by Associated Press staff photographers documenting the invasion and occupation of Iraq.

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