Many hope Palestinian reconciliation will ease border crossing

Palestinians often struggle to cross the border between Israel and the Gaza Strip due to tight controls. But many are hoping this may soon change after a reconciliation deal between Hamas and Fatah.

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    Palestinians often struggle to cross the border between Israel and the Gaza Strip due to tight controls.

    But many are hoping this may soon change after a reconciliation deal between Hamas and Fatah.

    The deal has sought to restore the Palestinian Authority's presence in the Gaza Strip.

    Al Jazeera's Bernard Smith has this exclusive report from Gaza.


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