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In Gaza City, parkour brings youngsters a taste of freedom

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Using crutches, Palestinian Mohamed Aliwa leaps from one concrete slab to another, determined that his missing leg won't stop him doing parkour, a sport that brings respite from grim reality in Gaza.

Added on the 25/01/2021 08:43:18 - Copyright : AFP EN

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