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The mother of Palestinian Ishaq Hassan, 28, who was killed by Egyptian soldiers after swimming into Egyptian waters mourns during the arrival of an ambulance carry his body from the Egyptian side of Rafah border crossing at the southern Gaza Strip, on Dec. 31, 2015. Egyptian authorities opened the tightly controlled Rafah Crossing to let the corpse of the Palestinian man killed by Egyptian soldiers into the Gaza Strip. Hassan’s family have said he was attempting to reach Egyptian hospitals in order to receive treatment for a disease that could not be treated in Gaza. Photo by Abed Rahim Khatib