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Friday, 13 January 2017 - 11:18
Gaza electricity crisis: Hamas breaks up protest
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Security forces in Gaza have broken up a protest by thousands of people who demanded an end to electricity cuts.

Stones were thrown as security officers of the Hamas Islamist movement, which controls Gaza, fired in the air and dispersed the crowd.

Locals now get just four hours of power per day, instead of eight-hour cycles.

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