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Israel Supporters Turn Out in Droves

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    Supporters of Israel turn out for a big rally in New York City.

    Supporters of Israel have turned out for a rally.
        
    The crowd outside the Israeli consulate on Manhattan's East side also includes elected officials like Gov. David Paterson and leadership of Jewish organizations.

         Another rally was scheduled to take place in Long Island.
        
    Israel launched a military offensive in Gaza on Dec. 27.

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