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Palestinian prison break: How escapees spent their days on the run

Surviving on little water, eating olives and pears plucked from trees and following the news on a small radio smuggled into a prison cell.

Here’s how four Palestinian prisoners spent their days on the run after escaping maximum-security Gilboa prison last week.
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