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In Pictures: Global Gaza protests

A demonstration at the Israeli Embassy in Kensington, London

Protests have been held around the world to urge a ceasefire in the conflict between Israel and Hamas in Gaza. These demonstrators burned an Israeli flag at the embassy in Kensington, London.

Protesters burning flags in the Cypriot capital, Nicosia

Protesters also burned an Israeli flag near to the Israeli embassy in the Cypriot capital, Nicosia.

Protesters in the West Bank city of Ramallah

Palestinians also held demonstrations in the West Bank city of Ramallah to show support for those living in Gaza.

Afghan demonstrators in Kabul

In the capital of Afghanistan, Kabul, people took to the streets to show their anger at the Israeli strikes in Gaza.

Protesters in New York's Times Square

Protesters also took to New York's Times Square in the United States, to show solidarity for Palestinians in Gaza.

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