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Palestinians gather during a protest at the Red Cross' offices in Gaza City to call for the release of Palestinian prisoners held in Israeli jails, on October 17, 2011. Under a prisoner swap deal signed with Israel, the Islamist group Hamas will free captured Israeli soldier Gilad Shalit, held in Gaza since 2006, in exchange for 1,027 Palestinian prisoners. Photo by Ali Jadallah