In pictures: Daily life in the Gaza Strip refugee camp Khan Younis

Khan Younis refugee camp is located about two kilometres from the Mediterranean coast, north of Rafah. Life for nearly all refugees in the camp is more difficult because of the blockade of Gaza, with much higher unemployment.
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Palestinian children are pictured at a refugee camp in Khan Yunis in the southern Gaza Strip.
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Palestinians gather in front of make-shift shelters at a refugee camp in Khan Yunis in the southern Gaza Strip.
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A Palestinian woman cooks a meal at a refugee camp in Khan Yunis in the southern Gaza Strip.
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Palestinian children are pictured at a refugee camp in Khan Yunis in the southern Gaza Strip.
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Palestinian children are pictured at a refugee camp in Khan Yunis in the southern Gaza Strip.
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Members of a Palestinian family huddle around a fire at a refugee camp in Khan Yunis in the southern Gaza Strip.