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A Palestinian boy take part in a protest calling for the release of Palestinian prisoners from Israeli jails and in support of inmates in hunger strike on October 11, 2011 outside Damascus Gate in Jerusalem's Old City. According to a senior Palestinian official, Israel will free key Palestinian leader Marwan Barghuti under a prisoner deal in exchange for the release of captive soldier Gilad Shalit. Hundreds of Palestinians in Israeli jails have joined a hunger strike to protest against worsening prison conditions. Photo by Mahfouz Abu Turk