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Palestinians protest on Nakba Day

A Palestinian demonstrator holds a sling during a protest marking the 70th anniversary of Nakba, near the Jewish settlement of Beit El, near Ramallah, in the occupied West Bank May 15, 2018. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman

A Palestinian demonstrator holds a sling during a protest marking the 70th anniversary of Nakba, near the Jewish settlement of Beit El, near Ramallah, in the occupied West Bank May 15, 2018. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman

A Palestinian demonstrator holds a sling during a protest marking the 70th anniversary of Nakba, near the Jewish settlement of Beit El, near Ramallah, in the occupied West Bank May 15, 2018. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman
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A Palestinian demonstrator fights with Israeli security forces during a protest near Damascus Gate in Jerusalem's Old City, Israel May 15, 2018. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

A Palestinian demonstrator fights with Israeli security forces during a protest near Damascus Gate in Jerusalem's Old City, Israel May 15, 2018. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

A Palestinian demonstrator fights with Israeli security forces during a protest near Damascus Gate in Jerusalem's Old City, Israel May 15, 2018. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
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An Israeli drone drops tear gas at Palestinian demonstrators at the Israel-Gaza border in the southern Gaza Strip May 15, 2018. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

An Israeli drone drops tear gas at Palestinian demonstrators at the Israel-Gaza border in the southern Gaza Strip May 15, 2018. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

An Israeli drone drops tear gas at Palestinian demonstrators at the Israel-Gaza border in the southern Gaza Strip May 15, 2018. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa
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The sun sets over the Gaza Strip, as seen from the Israeli side of the border May 15, 2018. REUTERS/Amir Cohen

The sun sets over the Gaza Strip, as seen from the Israeli side of the border May 15, 2018. REUTERS/Amir Cohen

The sun sets over the Gaza Strip, as seen from the Israeli side of the border May 15, 2018. REUTERS/Amir Cohen
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A Palestinian demonstrator is treated after inhaling tear gas fired by Israeli troops at the Israel-Gaza border in the southern Gaza Strip. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

A Palestinian demonstrator is treated after inhaling tear gas fired by Israeli troops at the Israel-Gaza border in the southern Gaza Strip. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

A Palestinian demonstrator is treated after inhaling tear gas fired by Israeli troops at the Israel-Gaza border in the southern Gaza Strip. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa
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Palestinian demonstrators are seen as smoke rises from burning tires at the Israel-Gaza border in the southern Gaza Strip. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

Palestinian demonstrators are seen as smoke rises from burning tires at the Israel-Gaza border in the southern Gaza Strip. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

Palestinian demonstrators are seen as smoke rises from burning tires at the Israel-Gaza border in the southern Gaza Strip. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa
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A wounded Palestinian demonstrator is evacuated at the Israel-Gaza border in the southern Gaza Strip. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

A wounded Palestinian demonstrator is evacuated at the Israel-Gaza border in the southern Gaza Strip. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

A wounded Palestinian demonstrator is evacuated at the Israel-Gaza border in the southern Gaza Strip. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa
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A tear gas canister is fired by Israeli troops towards Palestinian demonstrators at the Israel-Gaza border in the southern Gaza Strip. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

A tear gas canister is fired by Israeli troops towards Palestinian demonstrators at the Israel-Gaza border in the southern Gaza Strip. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

A tear gas canister is fired by Israeli troops towards Palestinian demonstrators at the Israel-Gaza border in the southern Gaza Strip. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa
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A Palestinian demonstrator reacts as others run from tear gas fired by Israeli forces at the Israel-Gaza border in the southern Gaza Strip. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

A Palestinian demonstrator reacts as others run from tear gas fired by Israeli forces at the Israel-Gaza border in the southern Gaza Strip. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

A Palestinian demonstrator reacts as others run from tear gas fired by Israeli forces at the Israel-Gaza border in the southern Gaza Strip. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa
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A wounded Palestinian is evacuated during a protest near the Jewish settlement of Beit El, near Ramallah, in the occupied West Bank. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman

A wounded Palestinian is evacuated during a protest near the Jewish settlement of Beit El, near Ramallah, in the occupied West Bank. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman

A wounded Palestinian is evacuated during a protest near the Jewish settlement of Beit El, near Ramallah, in the occupied West Bank. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman
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Palestinians collect tires to be burnt at the Israel-Gaza border in the southern Gaza Strip. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

Palestinians collect tires to be burnt at the Israel-Gaza border in the southern Gaza Strip. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

Palestinians collect tires to be burnt at the Israel-Gaza border in the southern Gaza Strip. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa
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A Palestinian demonstrator takes cover during a protest near the Jewish settlement of Beit El, near Ramallah, in the occupied West Bank May 15, 2018. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman

A Palestinian demonstrator takes cover during a protest near the Jewish settlement of Beit El, near Ramallah, in the occupied West Bank May 15, 2018. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman

A Palestinian demonstrator takes cover during a protest near the Jewish settlement of Beit El, near Ramallah, in the occupied West Bank May 15, 2018. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman
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Palestinian demonstrators gather to unload stones from a donkey-drawn cart during a protest at the Israel-Gaza border in the southern Gaza Strip. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

Palestinian demonstrators gather to unload stones from a donkey-drawn cart during a protest at the Israel-Gaza border in the southern Gaza Strip. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

Palestinian demonstrators gather to unload stones from a donkey-drawn cart during a protest at the Israel-Gaza border in the southern Gaza Strip. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa
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Israeli soldiers and an APC in position near the border between Israel and Gaza as tear gas, shot by Israeli forces, and smoke and can be seen in the Gaza Strip from the Israeli side. REUTERS/Baz Ratner

Israeli soldiers and an APC in position near the border between Israel and Gaza as tear gas, shot by Israeli forces, and smoke and can be seen in the Gaza Strip from the Israeli side. REUTERS/Baz Ratner

Israeli soldiers and an APC in position near the border between Israel and Gaza as tear gas, shot by Israeli forces, and smoke and can be seen in the Gaza Strip from the Israeli side. REUTERS/Baz Ratner
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Palestinian demonstrators run from tear gas fired by Israeli troops during a protest at the Israel-Gaza border in the southern Gaza Strip. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

Palestinian demonstrators run from tear gas fired by Israeli troops during a protest at the Israel-Gaza border in the southern Gaza Strip. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

Palestinian demonstrators run from tear gas fired by Israeli troops during a protest at the Israel-Gaza border in the southern Gaza Strip. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa
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A female Palestinian demonstrator walks during a protest near the Jewish settlement of Beit El, near Ramallah, in the occupied West Bank. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman

A female Palestinian demonstrator walks during a protest near the Jewish settlement of Beit El, near Ramallah, in the occupied West Bank. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman

A female Palestinian demonstrator walks during a protest near the Jewish settlement of Beit El, near Ramallah, in the occupied West Bank. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman
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A Palestinian demonstrator fights with Israeli security forces during a protest near Damascus Gate in Jerusalem's Old City, May 15, 2018. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

A Palestinian demonstrator fights with Israeli security forces during a protest near Damascus Gate in Jerusalem's Old City, May 15, 2018. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

A Palestinian demonstrator fights with Israeli security forces during a protest near Damascus Gate in Jerusalem's Old City, May 15, 2018. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
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A Palestinian demonstrator walks with crutches during a protest  at the Israel-Gaza border in the southern Gaza Strip May 15, 2018. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

A Palestinian demonstrator walks with crutches during a protest at the Israel-Gaza border in the southern Gaza Strip May 15, 2018. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

A Palestinian demonstrator walks with crutches during a protest at the Israel-Gaza border in the southern Gaza Strip May 15, 2018. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa
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Israeli border police officers take up position during a Palestinian protest near the Jewish settlement of Beit El, near Ramallah, in the occupied West Bank May 15, 2018. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman

Israeli border police officers take up position during a Palestinian protest near the Jewish settlement of Beit El, near Ramallah, in the occupied West Bank May 15, 2018. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman

Israeli border police officers take up position during a Palestinian protest near the Jewish settlement of Beit El, near Ramallah, in the occupied West Bank May 15, 2018. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman
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Palestinian demonstrators burn representations of U.S. flags and a poster of U.S. President Donald Trump during a protest at the Israel-Gaza border in the southern Gaza Strip May 15, 2018. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

Palestinian demonstrators burn representations of U.S. flags and a poster of U.S. President Donald Trump during a protest at the Israel-Gaza border in the southern Gaza Strip May 15, 2018. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

Palestinian demonstrators burn representations of U.S. flags and a poster of U.S. President Donald Trump during a protest at the Israel-Gaza border in the southern Gaza Strip May 15, 2018. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa
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A Palestinian demonstrator uses a sling to hurl back a tear gas canister fired by Israeli troops near the Jewish settlement of Beit El, near Ramallah, in the occupied West Bank. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman

A Palestinian demonstrator uses a sling to hurl back a tear gas canister fired by Israeli troops near the Jewish settlement of Beit El, near Ramallah, in the occupied West Bank. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman

A Palestinian demonstrator uses a sling to hurl back a tear gas canister fired by Israeli troops near the Jewish settlement of Beit El, near Ramallah, in the occupied West Bank. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman
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An Israeli soldier stands by a burning kite carried across the border from protesters in Gaza to Israel by winds, on the Israeli side of the border between Israel and the Gaza Strip May 15, 2018. REUTERS/Amir Cohen

An Israeli soldier stands by a burning kite carried across the border from protesters in Gaza to Israel by winds, on the Israeli side of the border between Israel and the Gaza Strip May 15, 2018. REUTERS/Amir Cohen

An Israeli soldier stands by a burning kite carried across the border from protesters in Gaza to Israel by winds, on the Israeli side of the border between Israel and the Gaza Strip May 15, 2018. REUTERS/Amir Cohen
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A field on the Israeli side of the border between Israel and the Gaza Strip burns after being set alight by a burning kite carried across the border from protesters in Gaza to Israel by winds May 15, 2018. REUTERS/Amir Cohen

A field on the Israeli side of the border between Israel and the Gaza Strip burns after being set alight by a burning kite carried across the border from protesters in Gaza to Israel by winds May 15, 2018. REUTERS/Amir Cohen

A field on the Israeli side of the border between Israel and the Gaza Strip burns after being set alight by a burning kite carried across the border from protesters in Gaza to Israel by winds May 15, 2018. REUTERS/Amir Cohen
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Palestinian demonstrators carry tires to be burnt at the Israel-Gaza border in the southern Gaza Strip. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

Palestinian demonstrators carry tires to be burnt at the Israel-Gaza border in the southern Gaza Strip. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

Palestinian demonstrators carry tires to be burnt at the Israel-Gaza border in the southern Gaza Strip. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa
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