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Palestinian Islamic Jihad militants train during a military exercise in Gaza City on February 10, 2009. Israel voted in a tight race between hawkish former premier Benjamin Netanyahu and centrist Foreign Minister Tzipi Livni, with the far-right set for major gains on the back of the Gaza war. Campaigning for the election, which will be crucial in determining the future of Middle East peacemaking, has been dominated by security following Israel's 22-day war on Gaza and its Hamas rulers.  APAIMAGES PHOTO / Ashraf Amra