Ariel Sharon has died

Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon speaks to the media during a news conference in Tel Aviv December 1, 2005. Sharon said on Thursday Israel intended to keep control of the Jordan Valley in the occupied West Bank, signalling its insistence on retaining settlements there under any future peace deal.

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    Ariel Sharon has died

Ariel Sharon died Saturday after eight years in a coma, Israeli Army Radio reported. Sharon was 85.