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Public Remembrance, Private Funeral for Israel's Ariel Sharon

Israel will hold a state memorial service followed by a private funeral Monday for former prime minister Ariel Sharon.Mr. Sharon died Saturday at age 85. He spent the last eight years of his life in a coma following a massive stroke.His body lay in state for several hours in parliament Sunday, to give mourners a chance to pay their respects.U.S. Vice President Joe Biden will lead the U.S. delegation to Israel. Mr. Sharon will be laid to rest at his ranch in the Negev desert in southern...

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