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Jerusalem Pride Draws Thousands of Gay Revelers and Police

Thousands of people are marching through the streets of Jerusalem in the city's annual gay pride parade, a festival that exposes deep divisions between Israel's secular and Jewish ultra-Orthodox camps.   Some 10,000 revelers waving rainbow and Israeli flags joined the procession Thursday, as thousands of police officers in plain clothes and uniform patrolled the crowd.   The gay community's visibility in conservative Jerusalem tends to draw protest from the...

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