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Members of the Ezzedine al-Qassam Brigades, the Islamist movement's armed wing, stand guard in front of a portrait of killed senior Hamas commander Mohammed Abu Shamala on August 28, 2014 during a visit of the latter's family by deputy chairman of Hamas' political bureau Mussa Abu Marzuk, in Rafah in the southern of Gaza Strip. Shamala, a member of the Ezzedine al-Qassam Brigades, has been killed in the Gaza Strip by Israeli warplanes on August 21, 2014. Millions in and around the war-torn coastal enclave were enjoying a second day of peace after the guns fell silent following a permanent ceasefire agreement that conditioned the easing of Israel-imposed goods and movement restrictions on the territory. Photo by Abed Rahim Khatib
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