Barenboim conducts peace concert in Gaza

Israeli conductor leads his first performance inside blockaded strip.

    The Israeli conductor Daniel Barenboim has given his first concert inside Gaza.

    Barenboim is a lifelong activist for peace between Israelis and Palestinians.

    He entered the blockaded strip from Egypt, along with an orchestra of top European musicians.

    Khadija Magardie reports.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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