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Palestinians protest ahead of Nakba Day

A demonstrator uses a racket to return a tear gas canister fired by Israeli troops during a protest where Palestinians demand the right to return to their homeland, at the Israel-Gaza border in the southern Gaza Strip, May 11, 2018. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

A demonstrator uses a racket to return a tear gas canister fired by Israeli troops during a protest where Palestinians demand the right to return to their homeland, at the Israel-Gaza border in the southern Gaza Strip, May 11, 2018. REUTERS/Ibraheem...more

A demonstrator uses a racket to return a tear gas canister fired by Israeli troops during a protest where Palestinians demand the right to return to their homeland, at the Israel-Gaza border in the southern Gaza Strip, May 11, 2018. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa
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Palestinian demonstrators prepare to set a kite on fire to be thrown at the Israeli side during a protest demanding the right to return to their homeland, at the Israel-Gaza border in the southern Gaza Strip, May 11, 2018. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

Palestinian demonstrators prepare to set a kite on fire to be thrown at the Israeli side during a protest demanding the right to return to their homeland, at the Israel-Gaza border in the southern Gaza Strip, May 11, 2018. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu...more

Palestinian demonstrators prepare to set a kite on fire to be thrown at the Israeli side during a protest demanding the right to return to their homeland, at the Israel-Gaza border in the southern Gaza Strip, May 11, 2018. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa
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An Israeli drone tries to down a kite flown by demonstrators during a protest where Palestinians demand the right to return to their homeland, at the Israel-Gaza border, east of Gaza City May 11, 2018. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

An Israeli drone tries to down a kite flown by demonstrators during a protest where Palestinians demand the right to return to their homeland, at the Israel-Gaza border, east of Gaza City May 11, 2018. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

An Israeli drone tries to down a kite flown by demonstrators during a protest where Palestinians demand the right to return to their homeland, at the Israel-Gaza border, east of Gaza City May 11, 2018. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem
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Palestinian demonstrators run for cover from tear gas fired by Israeli forces during a protest demanding the right to return to their homeland, at the Israel-Gaza border in the southern Gaza Strip, May 11, 2018. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

Palestinian demonstrators run for cover from tear gas fired by Israeli forces during a protest demanding the right to return to their homeland, at the Israel-Gaza border in the southern Gaza Strip, May 11, 2018. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

Palestinian demonstrators run for cover from tear gas fired by Israeli forces during a protest demanding the right to return to their homeland, at the Israel-Gaza border in the southern Gaza Strip, May 11, 2018. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa
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A Palestinian demonstrator uses a sling to hurl stones at Israeli troops during a protest ahead of the 70th anniversary of Nakba, near the Jewish settlement of Beit El, near Ramallah, in the occupied West Bank May 11, 2018. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman

A Palestinian demonstrator uses a sling to hurl stones at Israeli troops during a protest ahead of the 70th anniversary of Nakba, near the Jewish settlement of Beit El, near Ramallah, in the occupied West Bank May 11, 2018. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman

A Palestinian demonstrator uses a sling to hurl stones at Israeli troops during a protest ahead of the 70th anniversary of Nakba, near the Jewish settlement of Beit El, near Ramallah, in the occupied West Bank May 11, 2018. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman
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Israeli soldiers aim their weapons during a protest by Palestinians ahead of the 70th anniversary of Nakba, in Hebron in the occupied West Bank May 11, 2018. REUTERS/Mussa Qawasma

Israeli soldiers aim their weapons during a protest by Palestinians ahead of the 70th anniversary of Nakba, in Hebron in the occupied West Bank May 11, 2018. REUTERS/Mussa Qawasma

Israeli soldiers aim their weapons during a protest by Palestinians ahead of the 70th anniversary of Nakba, in Hebron in the occupied West Bank May 11, 2018. REUTERS/Mussa Qawasma
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A demonstrator with a slingshot looks on during a protest where Palestinians demand the right to return to their homeland, at the Israel-Gaza border, east of Gaza City May 11, 2018. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

A demonstrator with a slingshot looks on during a protest where Palestinians demand the right to return to their homeland, at the Israel-Gaza border, east of Gaza City May 11, 2018. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

A demonstrator with a slingshot looks on during a protest where Palestinians demand the right to return to their homeland, at the Israel-Gaza border, east of Gaza City May 11, 2018. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem
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Female demonstrators run for cover from tear gas fired by Israeli forces during a protest where Palestinians demand the right to return to their homeland, at the Israel-Gaza border in the southern Gaza Strip, May 11, 2018. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

Female demonstrators run for cover from tear gas fired by Israeli forces during a protest where Palestinians demand the right to return to their homeland, at the Israel-Gaza border in the southern Gaza Strip, May 11, 2018. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu...more

Female demonstrators run for cover from tear gas fired by Israeli forces during a protest where Palestinians demand the right to return to their homeland, at the Israel-Gaza border in the southern Gaza Strip, May 11, 2018. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa
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A boy is evacuated during a protest where Palestinians demand the right to return to their homeland, at the Israel-Gaza border, east of Gaza City May 11, 2018. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

A boy is evacuated during a protest where Palestinians demand the right to return to their homeland, at the Israel-Gaza border, east of Gaza City May 11, 2018. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

A boy is evacuated during a protest where Palestinians demand the right to return to their homeland, at the Israel-Gaza border, east of Gaza City May 11, 2018. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem
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A wounded demonstrator reacts as he lies on the ground during a protest where Palestinians demand the right to return to their homeland, at the Israel-Gaza border in the southern Gaza Strip, May 11, 2018. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

A wounded demonstrator reacts as he lies on the ground during a protest where Palestinians demand the right to return to their homeland, at the Israel-Gaza border in the southern Gaza Strip, May 11, 2018. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

A wounded demonstrator reacts as he lies on the ground during a protest where Palestinians demand the right to return to their homeland, at the Israel-Gaza border in the southern Gaza Strip, May 11, 2018. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa
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Tear gas canisters are fired by Israeli forces at Palestinian demonstrators during a protest demanding the right to return to their homeland, at the Israel-Gaza border in the southern Gaza Strip, May 11, 2018. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

Tear gas canisters are fired by Israeli forces at Palestinian demonstrators during a protest demanding the right to return to their homeland, at the Israel-Gaza border in the southern Gaza Strip, May 11, 2018. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

Tear gas canisters are fired by Israeli forces at Palestinian demonstrators during a protest demanding the right to return to their homeland, at the Israel-Gaza border in the southern Gaza Strip, May 11, 2018. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa
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A demonstrator places a Palestinian flag during an anti-Israel protest ahead of the 70th anniversary of Nakba, near the Jewish settlement of Beit El, near Ramallah, in the occupied West Bank May 11, 2018. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman

A demonstrator places a Palestinian flag during an anti-Israel protest ahead of the 70th anniversary of Nakba, near the Jewish settlement of Beit El, near Ramallah, in the occupied West Bank May 11, 2018. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman

A demonstrator places a Palestinian flag during an anti-Israel protest ahead of the 70th anniversary of Nakba, near the Jewish settlement of Beit El, near Ramallah, in the occupied West Bank May 11, 2018. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman
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A demonstrator moves a burning tire during a protest where Palestinians demand the right to return to their homeland, at the Israel-Gaza border in the southern Gaza Strip, May 11, 2018. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

A demonstrator moves a burning tire during a protest where Palestinians demand the right to return to their homeland, at the Israel-Gaza border in the southern Gaza Strip, May 11, 2018. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

A demonstrator moves a burning tire during a protest where Palestinians demand the right to return to their homeland, at the Israel-Gaza border in the southern Gaza Strip, May 11, 2018. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa
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Palestinian demonstrators take cover during a protest demanding the right to return to their homeland, at the Israel-Gaza border, east of Gaza City May 11, 2018. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

Palestinian demonstrators take cover during a protest demanding the right to return to their homeland, at the Israel-Gaza border, east of Gaza City May 11, 2018. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

Palestinian demonstrators take cover during a protest demanding the right to return to their homeland, at the Israel-Gaza border, east of Gaza City May 11, 2018. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem
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Palestinian demonstrators gesture as they hold wire cutters during a protest demanding the right to return to their homeland, at the Israel-Gaza border in the southern Gaza Strip, May 11, 2018. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

Palestinian demonstrators gesture as they hold wire cutters during a protest demanding the right to return to their homeland, at the Israel-Gaza border in the southern Gaza Strip, May 11, 2018. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

Palestinian demonstrators gesture as they hold wire cutters during a protest demanding the right to return to their homeland, at the Israel-Gaza border in the southern Gaza Strip, May 11, 2018. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa
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A wounded Palestinian is evacuated during a protest where Palestinians demand the right to return to their homeland, at the Israel-Gaza border in the southern Gaza Strip, May 11, 2018. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

A wounded Palestinian is evacuated during a protest where Palestinians demand the right to return to their homeland, at the Israel-Gaza border in the southern Gaza Strip, May 11, 2018. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

A wounded Palestinian is evacuated during a protest where Palestinians demand the right to return to their homeland, at the Israel-Gaza border in the southern Gaza Strip, May 11, 2018. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa
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Flaming balloons are released by Palestinian demonstrators to the Israeli side during a protest demanding the right to return to their homeland, at the Israel-Gaza border, east of Gaza City May 11, 2018. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

Flaming balloons are released by Palestinian demonstrators to the Israeli side during a protest demanding the right to return to their homeland, at the Israel-Gaza border, east of Gaza City May 11, 2018. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

Flaming balloons are released by Palestinian demonstrators to the Israeli side during a protest demanding the right to return to their homeland, at the Israel-Gaza border, east of Gaza City May 11, 2018. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem
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A Palestinian who lost his leg in recent protests walks near the Israel-Gaza border during a protest where Palestinians demand the right to return to their homeland, in the southern Gaza Strip May 11, 2018. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

A Palestinian who lost his leg in recent protests walks near the Israel-Gaza border during a protest where Palestinians demand the right to return to their homeland, in the southern Gaza Strip May 11, 2018. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

A Palestinian who lost his leg in recent protests walks near the Israel-Gaza border during a protest where Palestinians demand the right to return to their homeland, in the southern Gaza Strip May 11, 2018. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa
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A Palestinian woman carries tires to be burnt at the Israel-Gaza border during a protest where Palestinians demand the right to return to their homeland, in the southern Gaza Strip May 11, 2018. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

A Palestinian woman carries tires to be burnt at the Israel-Gaza border during a protest where Palestinians demand the right to return to their homeland, in the southern Gaza Strip May 11, 2018. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

A Palestinian woman carries tires to be burnt at the Israel-Gaza border during a protest where Palestinians demand the right to return to their homeland, in the southern Gaza Strip May 11, 2018. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa
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