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Palestinians try to reach Al-Aqsa Mosque through Qalandia checkpoint

Palestinians try to reach AlAqsa Mosque through Qalandia checkpoint
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49 and 10 months years-old Palestinian man shows his date of birth certificate.
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Palestinian women queuing at Qualandyia checkpoint.
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IDF officer monitors the entrance from a vantage point.
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Palestinian father discusses vividly with a soldier
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Soldiers checking ID's at Qualandyia checkpoint
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A young Palestinian girl looks suspiciously at the soldiers.
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A young Palestinian boy asks permission to go through the checkpoint.
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Palestinian people waiting for their turn
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A plastic chair is handed over for an old woman to rest.
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A Palestinian Red Crescent's operator.
  • Palestinians try to reach AlAqsa Mosque through Qalandia checkpoint
  • Palestinians try to reach AlAqsa Mosque through Qalandia checkpoint
  • Palestinians try to reach AlAqsa Mosque through Qalandia checkpoint
  • Palestinians try to reach AlAqsa Mosque through Qalandia checkpoint
  • Palestinians try to reach AlAqsa Mosque through Qalandia checkpoint
  • Palestinians try to reach AlAqsa Mosque through Qalandia checkpoint
  • Palestinians try to reach AlAqsa Mosque through Qalandia checkpoint
  • Palestinians try to reach AlAqsa Mosque through Qalandia checkpoint
  • Palestinians try to reach AlAqsa Mosque through Qalandia checkpoint
  • Palestinians try to reach AlAqsa Mosque through Qalandia checkpoint
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Thousands of Palestinian Muslims try to reach Jerusalem on the penultimate Friday of Ramadan through the Qalandia checkpoint. Ramallah, West Bank. 19th August 2011

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