Palestinian with an amputated limb standing by the pool.

Gaza City: Palestinian amputees take the plunge

Palestinian amputees compete in a swimming competition organised by the Palestinian Paralympic Committee, at the first internationally sized semi-Olympic pool in the Gaza Strip.

Palestinian amputees compete in a swimming competition organised by the Palestinian Paralympic Committee, at the first internationally sized semi-Olympic pool in the Gaza Strip.

They are hoping to be selected to represent the national team in future tournaments.