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Israel celebrates 44th anniversary of victory in Six Day War

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Israelis march with their national flags into Jerusalem's old city through Damascus Gate on June 1, 2011 as some 40,000 Jewish Israelis take part in a Jerusalem Day parade in the city's mainly Arab eastern sector to celebrate its capture 44 years ago, during the Six Day War.

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A man and children wave flags outside the old city during a march.

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