Palestinians protest high cost of living

Growing anger as civil servants in occupied West Bank continue to face inordinate delays in salary.

    Food and fuel prices are on the rise, and Palestinians in the occupied West Bank have staged a protest against the high cost of living.

    The government has delayed salary payments for hundreds of thousands of civil servants several times this year, and public anger has been growing.

    Al Jazeera's Stefanie Dekker reports from Ramallah in the occupied West Bank.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


    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.