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


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    'We will cut your throats': The anatomy of Greece's lynch mobs

    The brutality of Greece's racist lynch mobs

    With anti-migrant violence hitting a fever pitch, victims ask why Greek authorities have carried out so few arrests.

    The rise of Pakistan's 'burger' generation

    The rise of Pakistan's 'burger' generation

    How a homegrown burger joint pioneered a food revolution and decades later gave a young, politicised class its identity.

    From Cameroon to US-Mexico border: 'We saw corpses along the way'

    'We saw corpses along the way'

    Kombo Yannick is one of the many African asylum seekers braving the longer Latin America route to the US.