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 (shə-rōn′), Ariel Originally Ariel Scheinermann. 1928-2014.
Israeli military and political leader who served as defense minister (1981-1983) and prime minister of Israel (2001-2006).


 (shăr′ən), Plain of
A fertile plain of western Israel extending along the Mediterranean coast south of Haifa.


(Biography) Ariel (ˈærɪəl). 1928–2014, Israeli soldier and politician; Likud prime minister (2001–06)


(Placename) Plain of Sharon a plain in W Israel, between the Mediterranean and the hills of Samaria, extending from Haifa to Tel Aviv


(ˈʃær ən)

a fertile coastal plain in ancient Palestine: now a coastal region N of Tel Aviv in Israel.


[ˈʃærən] N (also sharon fruit) → sharon m
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BRUSSELS, Jan 13 (KUNA) -- President of the European Parliament, Martin Schulz, Monday rejected a call to hold a minute's silence in the memory of Ariel Sharon, the ex-Israeli Prime Minister who died on Saturday aged 85 after eight years in a coma and was buried today.
TEHRAN (FNA)- The world will never forget the crimes committed by former Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon against the Palestinians, an Iranian lawmaker said.
FORMER Israeli prime minister Ariel Sharon, known as "the Bulldozer", passed away yesterday after eight years in a coma.
Tributes were paid last night to former Israeli prime minister Ariel Sharon who has died aged 85.
AFP -- Former Israeli premier Ariel Sharon died at a hospital near Tel Aviv on Saturday, aged of 85, after spending eight years in a coma, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's office said.
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