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A Palestinian man displays handmade vases from pottery, Rafah in the Southern Gaza strip, on May 4, 2016. According to human rights reports, the ongoing Israeli blockade undermines development in all aspects of Palestinians' lives, economic activity is stifled, leaving Palestinian people in the Gaza Strip heavily dependent on international aid, as rate of unemployment exceeds 40 percent, and 70 percent of the Palestinian community lives below the poverty line. Photo by Abed Rahim Khatib