Rome's Mayor Gianni Alemanno joins the hands of Israeli Olympic Committee President Zvi Varshaviak, left and Palestinian Olympic Committee President Jibril Rajoub, right, at the end of a "Sports for ... more 
Rome's Mayor Gianni Alemanno joins the hands of Israeli Olympic Committee President Zvi Varshaviak, left and Palestinian Olympic Committee President Jibril Rajoub, right, at the end of a "Sports for Peace" press conference in Rome, Wednesday, April 20, 2011, where they issued pleas to build stronger ties. During the meeting arranged by International Olympic Committee vice president Mario Pescante, Palestinian Olympic Committee president Jibril Rajoub pushed for Israel to allow its athletes and coaches more freedom to travel from the West Bank and Gaza Strip. less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Domenico Stinellis
Wed, Apr 20, 2011 10:29 AM EDT