Gaza’s sewage is overflowing

In the absence of the electricity needed to operate sewage treatment facilities in the Gaza Strip, the Mediterranean Sea is being increasingly polluted by untreated waste. Almost three quarters of Gaza’s beaches have been found to be contaminated and declared unfit for swimming. Filmed by: Mohammed Azaiza Editing: Einav Zilber

In the absence of the electricity needed to operate sewage treatment facilities in the Gaza Strip, the Mediterranean Sea is being increasingly polluted by untreated waste. Almost three quarters of Gaza’s beaches have been found to be contaminated and declared unfit for swimming.

Filmed by: Mohammed Azaiza
Editing: Einav Zilber

     

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