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Educated Youth Stifled by Gaza Blockadei
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October 15, 2013 4:43 PM
Residents of the Gaza Strip are experiencing severe shortages of basic goods and services because of blockades by Israel and more recently by Egypt. Unemployment has surged, especially among young people for whom even a college education does not guarantee a job. VOA’s Scott Bobb reports from the Beach Refugee Camp in Gaza.

Educated Youth Stifled by Gaza Blockade

Published October 15, 2013

Residents of the Gaza Strip are experiencing severe shortages of basic goods and services because of blockades by Israel and more recently by Egypt. Unemployment has surged, especially among young people for whom even a college education does not guarantee a job. VOA’s Scott Bobb reports from the Beach Refugee Camp in Gaza.


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