West Bank refugees suffer amid strike | News | Al Jazeera

West Bank refugees suffer amid strike

Camps for Palestinians left without basic amenities and schooling while UNRWA staff demand better pay.

    A six-week-long strike in the occupied West Bank is hurting hundreds of thousands of Palestinian refugees.

    Employees at the UN agency for refugees in the West Bank, UNRWA, are demanding better pay. But camps have been left without basic amenities and schooling.

    Al Jazeera's Atia Abawi reports from the Jalazone refugee camp in the West Bank.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    Interactive: Coding like a girl

    Interactive: Coding like a girl

    What obstacles do young women in technology have to overcome to achieve their dreams? Play this retro game to find out.

    The State of Lebanon

    The State of Lebanon

    Amid deepening regional rivalries what does the future hold for Lebanon's long established political dynasties?

    Exploited, hated, killed: The lives of African fruit pickers

    Exploited, hated, killed: Italy's African fruit pickers

    Thousands of Africans pick fruit and vegetables for a pittance as supermarkets profit, and face violent abuse.