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Over 200 people take part in mass Gaza wedding

Feb. 17, 2013 3:28 P.M. (Updated: Feb. 18, 2013 10:35 A.M.)
GAZA CITY (Ma'an) -- Over 200 people took part in a mass wedding in the Gaza Strip on Sunday, a local organization said.

The mass wedding was organized by an association in the coastal territory which facilitates marriage arrangements, with most of the participants war victims with disabilities, blind or elderly.

Saed Abu Nada, director of the organization, said the event was designed to help the disabled, financially marginalized and divorced to find their life-partner

The wedding took place in the Square of the Unknown Soldier.

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