Palestinians mourn their relatives in the morgue of the Shifa hospital in Gaza City July 12, 2014. (AP Photo/Khalil Hamra)
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Palestinian Health Minister Jawad Awad canceled a trip to Gaza City's Shifa hospital Tuesday after being confronted by angry protesters as he arrived from Egypt, officials said.Protesters also gathered at Shifa hospital in Gaza City, carrying posters criticizing Awad and the recently formed government of technocrats to which he belongs."We don't want this visit and all the Palestinian people are opposed to it and reject it," he told AFP.Protesters said they were angry that it had taken Awad eight days to visit Gaza, where 193 people have been killed in Israeli airstrikes.
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