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Thousands crowd makeshift camps in southern Gaza

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Al Jazeera
Al Jazeera

Israeli bombardment is forcing Palestinians into ever-smaller areas in the south of the Gaza Strip. Close to the Egyptian border, Rafah has become a vast, makeshift camp for the displaced. A lack of basic facilities means that those who arrive at the camp find themselves in precarious conditions.