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Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas (R) attends a mass celebrating Christmas in an Armenian church in Bethlehem, West Bank January 19, 2006. Abbas' Fatah movement and rival militant group Hamas agreed on Wednesday to not bring weapons to polling stations so as to avoid violence when Palestinians vote on January 25, leaders said. REUTERS/Ammar Awad