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Gaza farmers fear tending their crops

Farmers in besieged Gaza scared to tender crops as Israeli air strikes show no sign of stopping.

Last updated: 04 Aug 2014 19:27
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Palestinians on the strip are struggling to feed themselves.
With severe restrictions on imports to the territory, many turn to what little land there is to grow crops.
But as Al Jazeera's Charles Stratford reports, farmers are risking their lives to feed their families.



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