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Poverty, deprivation, and uncertainty: life in Gaza after 10 years of Israeli blockade

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Poverty, deprivation, and uncertainty: life in Gaza after 10 years of Israeli blockade

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Our euronews correspondent Joanna Gill was in the Gaza Strip to speak to people suffering as a result of the Israeli blockade. Two mothers and a farmer describe a harsh daily reality: poverty, child labour, the electricity crisis and an uncertain future. All are now calling for an end to the decade-long blockade imposed after the Palestinian movement Hamas seized control of the Gaza Strip in 2007.

_Video produced in partnership with NGOs Action Against Hunger, Première Urgence Internationale, Terre des Hommes and funded by the European Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid Operations (ECHO)._