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Palestinian farmer Moneer Nearat, 50, harvests sesame in the village of Maythaloun near the West Bank city of Jenin, Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014. The Palestinian economy is expected to contract for the first time in seven years in 2014, the result of the recent Gaza war, continued Israeli and Egyptian restrictions on Palestinian trade and a drop in foreign aid, the World Bank said Tuesday. The bank issued the report ahead of a meeting next week of donor nations to the Palestinians on the sidelines of the U.N. General Assembly. (AP Photo/Mohammed Ballas)