Gaza's cancer patients between siege, political failure

Gaza runs out of drugs for treating cancer patients and it's not just because of the Israeli siege.

by

    Cancer patients in Gaza are being turned away from hospitals because doctors have run out of drugs.

    The land, air and sea blockade by Israel has delayed medical supplies from reaching the besieged strip before.

    But the UN says international funding cuts and rifts between Palestinian groups are making things worse.

    Al Jazeera's Charles Stratford reports from Gaza.


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    Lost childhoods: Nigeria's fear of 'witchcraft' ruins young lives

    Lost childhoods: Nigeria's fear of 'witchcraft' ruins young lives

    Many Pentecostal churches in the Niger Delta offer to deliver people from witchcraft and possession - albeit for a fee.

    The priceless racism of the Duke of Edinburgh

    The priceless racism of the Duke of Edinburgh

    Prince Philip has done the world an extraordinary service by exposing the racist hypocrisy of "Western civilisation".

    China will determine the future of Venezuela

    China will determine the future of Venezuela

    There are a number of reasons why Beijing continues to back Maduro's government despite suffering financial losses.