PBS NewsHour

CLASH AND CONSEQUENCE – GAZA

Clip: 05/16/2018 | 6m 41s Video has closed captioning.

Palestinians have been protesting for weeks for the right to leave Gaza; in the last two days, tens of thousands have joined in. Under an 11-year blockade by Israel and Egypt, life there has become a painful struggle. Unemployment stands at 40 percent, with few prospects for the young, and most Gazans cannot afford a generator during lengthy power cuts. Special correspondent Jane Ferguson reports.

Aired: 05/16/18

Rating: NR

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