In Photos: Israeli Arabs and Palestinians commemorate 41st anniversary of Land Day

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A bedouin girl wears traditional dress attend a rally marking the 41st anniversary of Land Day, in Deir el-Balah, Central Gaza Strip, Friday, March 31, 2017.Land Day commemorates riots on March 30, 1976, when many were killed during a protest by Israeli Arabs whose property was annexed in northern Israel to expand Jewish communities. (Adel Hana / AP)

A bedouin girl wears traditional dress attend a rally marking the 41st anniversary of Land Day, in Deir el-Balah, Central Gaza Strip, Friday, March 31, 2017.Land Day commemorates riots on March 30, 1976, when many were killed during a protest by Israeli Arabs whose property was annexed in northern Israel to expand Jewish communities. (Adel Hana / AP)

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Bedouin youths ride their camels and horses during a rally marking the 41st anniversary of Land Day, in Deir el-Balah, Central Gaza Strip. (Adel Hana / AP)

Bedouin youths ride their camels and horses during a rally marking the 41st anniversary of Land Day, in Deir el-Balah, Central Gaza Strip. (Adel Hana / AP)

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A picture taken on March 30, 2017 shows a reflection through the lenses of a female demonstrator's sunglasses of a Palestinian flag flying during a demonstration of Arab-Israelis marking Land Day in the northern Arab-Israeli village of Deir Hanna in the northern Galilee region. (HAZEM BADER / AFP)

A picture taken on March 30, 2017 shows a reflection through the lenses of a female demonstrator's sunglasses of a Palestinian flag flying during a demonstration of Arab-Israelis marking Land Day in the northern Arab-Israeli village of Deir Hanna in the northern Galilee region. (HAZEM BADER / AFP)

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Land Day commemorates riots on March 30, 1976, when many were killed during a protest by Israeli Arabs whose property was annexed in northern Israel to expand Jewish communities. (Adel Hana / AP)

Land Day commemorates riots on March 30, 1976, when many were killed during a protest by Israeli Arabs whose property was annexed in northern Israel to expand Jewish communities. (Adel Hana / AP)

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Palestinian women holding their national flag plant olive trees to mark Land Day near the Israeli border with east Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip . (SAID KHATIB / AFP)

Palestinian women holding their national flag plant olive trees to mark Land Day near the Israeli border with east Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip . (SAID KHATIB / AFP)

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Palestinian youth throws back teargas canister during clashes with Israeli forces following a protest to mark the Land Day near the village of Madama, south of the West Bank city of Nablus. (Majdi Mohammed / AP)

Palestinian youth throws back teargas canister during clashes with Israeli forces following a protest to mark the Land Day near the village of Madama, south of the West Bank city of Nablus. (Majdi Mohammed / AP)

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A Palestinian man plants his national flag atop an iron fence, setup by Israeli security forces, between the Palestinian village of Beit Jala and the Jerusalem area, on March 30, 2017 during Land Day protest. (Musa AL SHAERAFP)

A Palestinian man plants his national flag atop an iron fence, setup by Israeli security forces, between the Palestinian village of Beit Jala and the Jerusalem area, on March 30, 2017 during Land Day protest. (Musa AL SHAERAFP)

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A man holds a Palestinian flag in front of Israeli troops during a protest marking Land Day in the West Bank village of Madama, near Nablus. (Mohamad Torokman / REUTERS)

A man holds a Palestinian flag in front of Israeli troops during a protest marking Land Day in the West Bank village of Madama, near Nablus. (Mohamad Torokman / REUTERS)

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A bedouin girl wears traditional dress holds a sword while posses in front of a tent during a rally. (Adel Hana / AP)

A bedouin girl wears traditional dress holds a sword while posses in front of a tent during a rally. (Adel Hana / AP)

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Bedouin youths ride their horses during a rally marking the 41st anniversary of Land Day, in Deir el-Balah, Central Gaza Strip. (Adel Hana / AP)

Bedouin youths ride their horses during a rally marking the 41st anniversary of Land Day, in Deir el-Balah, Central Gaza Strip. (Adel Hana / AP)

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