All the action from Gaza Strip's first marathon race

Palestinian runner who trained on pot-holed roads and past bombed-out buildings, wins the gruelling event
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Frenchman Sebastien Trives, deputy director of UNRWA's Gaza operations, crosses the finish line of Gaza Strip's first-ever marathon on May 5, 2011 in Rafah, southern Gaza Strip. More than 1,400 Palestinians were up before dawn to take part in the marathon, running the entire length of the coastal enclave (AFP/Getty Images)
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Palestinian schoolboys run in Beit Hanun on May 5, 2011 as they compete in the Gaza Strip's first-ever marathon which runs the entire length of the coastal enclave (AFP/Getty Images)
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A UN vehicle escorts Palestinian and foreign participants running in the Gaza Strip's first-ever marathon which runs the entire length of the coastal enclave. (AFP/Getty Images)
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A Hamas policeman talks on the phone as Palestinian Olympic athlete Nader Masri (L) and a fellow runner speed along the waterfront in Gaza City on May 5, 2011 (AFP/Getty Images)
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Masri, who represented Palestine in the 5,000 metres at the Beijing Olympics, was one of nine runners along the full 42.2-km (26-mile) distance. He completed the course in two hours, 42 minutes, 47 seconds (AFP/Getty Images)
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Palestinian schoolboys run in Beit Hanun on May 5, 2011 as they compete in the Gaza Strip's first-ever marathon which runs the entire length of the coastal enclave (AFP/Getty Images)
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A UN vehicle escorts Palestinian and foreign participants running in Rafah town in the southern Gaza Strip on May 5, 2011 as they compete in the Gaza Strip's first-ever marathon which runs the entire length of the coastal enclave. (AFP/Getty Images)
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A Palestinian man prepares to cross the finish line of Gaza Strip's first-ever marathon on May 5, 2011 in Rafah, southern Gaza Strip. The course started in the northern town of Beit Hanoun, a border area where Israel and Palestinian fighters have frequently clashed, and ended in Rafah, to the southeast, on the Gaza-Egypt frontier (AFP/Getty Images)
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UNRWA (United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine refugees) staffer Gemma Connell runs in Beit Hanun on May 5, 2011. Seven Palestinians and two foreigners living in the Gaza Strip took part in the full marathon (AFP/Getty Images)