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Armed Palestinian Hamas militants keep patrol near the Rafah crossing with Egypt in the southern Gaza Strip on October 18, 2011 as an Israeli-Palestinian prisoner swap deal gets under way. Buses carrying 477 Palestinian prisoners were headed for Gaza and the West Bank in the first stage of a swap deal to free captive Israeli soldier Gilad Shalit. Photo by Ashraf Amra