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Barcelona on Middle East 'peace tour'

Spanish champions play games in Israel and West Bank in bid to promote peace efforts in region.

Last Modified: 05 Aug 2013 12:36
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Thousands of fans have turned out to see their favourite players from Barcelona football club as they make a landmark visit to the Middle East.

The footballers are visiting Israel and the occupied West Bank in a bid to promote peace efforts there. 

It was only last year that some Palestinians were calling for a boycott of the Spanish club.

Al Jazeera’s Sue Turton reports from Jerusalem.

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