Middle East

Jobless Gaza enters 5th year of Israeli blockade

A Palestinian boy carries a sack of food supplies at a United Nations food distribution Center at Shati refugee camp in Gaza City June 14, 2011. The Gaza Strip enters its fifth year of a full Israeli blockade by land, air and sea on Tuesday with unemployment at 45.2 percent, one of the highest rates in the world, a U.N. aid agency report said.

 

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