Gazans call for strike over collapsing economy

The economy of Gaza, assailed by war, poor governance and blockades, has reached the verge of collapse.

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    Business leaders in Gaza say the economy is on the verge of collapse. With unemployment soaring and sales falling, they have called a strike to highlight their plight.

    For more than 10 years the Gaza Strip faced a blockade by Israel that has taken a severe toll on its economy.

    Al Jazeera's Imran Khan reports from Gaza City.


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