In pictures: Gaza's handmade carpet industry

Craftsmen use an authentic loom to produce their colorful rugs, bags, cushion covers and bedspreads.
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A Palestinian man weaves a carpet on a loom at a workshop in Gaza City on January 16, 2018.
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A Palestinian man weaves a carpet on a loom at a workshop in Gaza City on January 16, 2018.
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A Palestinian man weaves a carpet on a loom at a workshop in Gaza City on January 16, 2018.
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A picture shows carpets and bags which were woven on a loom at a workshop in Gaza City on January 16, 2018.
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A Palestinian man weaves a carpet on a loom at a workshop in Gaza City on January 16, 2018.
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A Palestinian man shows a carpet which was woven on a loom at a workshop in Gaza City on January 16, 2018.
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A Palestinian man weaves a carpet on a loom at a workshop in Gaza City on January 16, 2018.
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A Palestinian man weaves a carpet on a loom at a workshop in Gaza City on January 16, 2018.
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A Palestinian man weaves a carpet on a loom at a workshop in Gaza City on January 16, 2018.
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A Palestinian man weaves a carpet on a loom at a workshop in Gaza City on January 16, 2018.
Wed 17 Jan 2018 12:19 PM GST