Hamas delivers free meals to Gaza's poor

Social welfare arm of Hamas offers food during month of Ramadan in bid to gain support.

    The social welfare arm of the Hamas government in Gaza is delivering thousands of free meals to families during the Muslim month of Ramadan.

    Hamas sees the charity work as an opportunity to strengthen support and expand its network.

    Al Jazeera's Nicole Johnston reports from Gaza on whether the efforts are working.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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