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Palestinians act out a scene where a Hamas militant guards abducted Israeli soldier Gilad Shalit during a demonstration held by Hamas movement calling for the release of Palestinian prisoners from Israeli jails, in Gaza City on April 16, 2009. The Islamist Hamas movement that seized power in the Gaza Strip in June 2007 had demanded Israel to free hundreds of Palestinian prisoners, including scores of men implicated in deadly attacks on Israelis, in return for Shalit, who was captured by Hamas militants in June 2006.  APAIMAGES PHOTO / Ashraf Amra