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A masked Palestinian boy marches during demonstration in front of United Nation  headquarter in Gaza Strip May 15,2002.Palestinians mark the most sombre day of their calendar on Wednesday, locked in conflict with Israel and with the prospect of peace barely discernible on the horizon. Palestinians called for marches across the West Bank and Gaza Strip and a three-minute silence to commemorate the Nakba, or Great Catastrophe, when 700,000 of them were uprooted from their homes amid fighting over the creation of Israel in 1948. REUTERS/ Ahmed Jadallah