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A Palestinian boy rides a donkey cart in Beit Hanun, northern Gaza Strip, on March 13, 2014. Israeli warplanes hit a number of targets in the Gaza Strip overnight in response to heavy Palestinian rocket fire into the Jewish state earlier.

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A Palestinian boy rides a donkey cart in Beit Hanun, northern Gaza Strip. Israeli warplanes hit a number of targets in the Gaza Strip overnight in response to heavy Palestinian rocket fire into the Jewish state earlier

Palestinian relatives of Mousab Al-Zaanin mourn during his funeral in Beit Hanoun in Gaza Strip...Palestinian relatives of Mousab Al-Zaanin mourn during his funeral in Beit Hanoun in the northern Gaza Strip March 4, 2014. An Israeli air strike on Monday killed two Palestinians in the Gaza Strip, one of them Al-Zaanin, who Israel's military said had been preparing to launch a rocket across the border. REUTERS/Suhaib Salem

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Palestinian relatives of Mousab Al-Zaanin mourn during his funeral in Beit Hanoun in the northern Gaza Strip. An Israeli air strike on Monday killed two Palestinians in the Gaza Strip, one of them Al-Zaanin, who Israel’s military said had been preparing to launch a rocket across the border. Read more

Palestinian children play with concrete pipes in Gaza City, on January 28, 2014.

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Palestinian children play with concrete pipes in Gaza City on Tuesday.

A Palestinian man rides a motorcycle wit...A Palestinian man rides a motorcycle with his children past masked militants of Ezzedine al-Qassam Brigades, Hamas's armed wing, as they parade in Jabalia refugee camp, northern Gaza Strip, on November 14, 2013, during an anti-Israel march as part of the celebrations marking the first anniversary of what Israel named the "Pillar of Defence" Operation. AFP PHOTO/MOHAMMED ABEDMOHAMMED ABED/AFP/Getty Images

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A Palestinian man and his children ride past militants from the Ezzedine al-Qassam Brigades, the armed wing of Hamas, at an anti-Israel march in the Jabalia refugee camp, Gaza Strip.

A Palestinian student walks past a mural depicting late Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat (R) and late Hamas spiritual leader Ahmed Yassin, in Gaza City November 7, 2013. Swiss scientists who conducted tests on the remains of Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat, whose widow Suha says he was poisoned by radioactive polonium, will give a news conference on Thursday on their findings.

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A Palestinian student walks past a mural depicting late Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat (r) and late Hamas spiritual leader Ahmed Yassin, in Gaza City. Swiss scientists who conducted tests on the remains of Yasser Arafat, whose widow Suha says he was poisoned by radioactive polonium, on Thursday gave a news conference on their findings.

A Palestinian man sits on a beach in Gaza City on November 5, 2013.

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A Palestinian man sits on a beach in Gaza City on Tuesday

The nieces of Palestinian prisoner Omar Massoud, held by Israel since 1993, look outside a window as his family members react after hearing news on his expected release, at his family's house in Gaza City...The nieces of Palestinian prisoner Omar Massoud (pictured on the wall), who has been held by Israel since 1993, look outside a window as his family members react after hearing news on his expected release, at his family's house in Gaza City October 29, 2013. Israelis say Massoud was convicted of killing an Israeli in 1993. Israel is to release 26 Palestinian prisoners in a second stage of a deal brokered by the United States in July that brought a resumption of peace talks. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

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The nieces of Palestinian prisoner Omar Massoud (pictured on the wall), held by Israel since 1993, look out after his family in Gaza City react to the news of his expected release. Israel says Massoud was convicted of killing an Israeli in 1993. Up to 26 Palestinian prisoners are set to be released as part of a deal brokered by the US in July that brought a resumption of peace talks. Read more

Palestinian school children play with tyres on ??Gaza beach on October 24, 2013 in Deir al-Balah.

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Palestinian schoolchildren play with tyres on a beach in Deir al-Balah, Gaza, on Thursday

A tunnel worker ascends on a rope inside a smuggling tunnel dug beneath the Gaza-Egypt border in the southern Gaza Strip. Hamas is struggling to meet its payroll in the Gaza Strip, where income from taxes has been badly hit since neighbouring Egypt started destroying a network of tunnels used to smuggle food, fuel and weapons into the Islamist-run enclave. Picture taken October 8, 2013.

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A tunnel worker ascends on a rope inside a smuggling tunnel dug beneath the Gaza-Egypt border in the southern Gaza Strip. Hamas is struggling to meet its payroll in the Gaza Strip, where income from taxes has been badly hit since neighbouring Egypt started destroying a network of tunnels used to smuggle food, fuel and weapons into the Islamist-run enclave.

Newly married Tala Soboh, 14, poses for a photograph with her 15-year-old husband Ahmed two days after their marriage in the town of Beit Lahiya...Newly married Tala Soboh, 14, poses for a photograph with her 15-year-old husband Ahmed two days after their marriage in the town of Beit Lahiya, near the border between Israel and the northern Gaza Strip September 26, 2013. The newlyweds live in the family's three-room home, sharing it with nine relatives. Ahmed works with his father as a road cleaner earning $5 per day. Picture taken September 26, 2013. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem (GAZA - Tags: SOCIETY)    ATTENTION EDITORS:

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Tala Soboh, 14, poses for a photograph with her 15-year-old husband Ahmed two days after their marriage in the town of Beit Lahiya, near the border between Israel and the northern Gaza Strip. The newlyweds live in the family’s three-room home, sharing it with nine relatives. Ahmed works with his father as a road cleaner earning $5 a day.