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Protest against Israel's blockades

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Hundreds of Palestinian youth activists sailed from the Gaza Strip yesterday to protest Israel's restrictions on fishing in the seas off the enclave. Palestinian fishermen say they cannot meet demand in Gaza due to Israel's naval blockade on the territory and limit of six nautical miles they can take out their boats. Israel eased the blockade somewhat in 2010 but Palestinians say the gestures were not enough.

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