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Two days before the Smile Jamaica concert, gunmen appeared at Marley’s home and shot him, Rita Marley, and his manager Don Taylor. No one was killed. Marley performed, but not before showing his wounds to the crowd.
The failed assassination would serve as the inspiration for his song "Ambush in the Night"
- Jimmy Fallon’s Monologue; April 4, 2014
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The House GOP right now.
Israel cancels prisoner release
The move comes after Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas applied to 15 UN bodies in pursuit of further recognition for Palestine.
Photo: Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas (Atef Safadi/EPA via NBCNews.com)
This summary is wrong; firstly, the Palestinians took these steps only after Israel failed to release prisoners by the end of March and been previously agreed. Further, it is widely believed that Abbas is not seeking official recognition of Palestine at this time. Rather, he is trying to pressure Israel into meeting its commitments and continuing talks between the two powers. Context makes a big difference here.