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Tuesday, 28 August 2012 - 18:31
Gaza 'will not be liveable by 2020' says UN report
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According to a UN report The Gaza Strip will not be "a liveable place" by 2020 unless action is taken to improve basic services in the territory.

According to the report Basic infrastructure in water, health, education and sanitation "is struggling to keep pace with a growing population.

It estimates Gaza's population will rise from 1.6 million to 2.1 million by 2020.

Israel tightened a blockade on Gaza after the Islamist movement Hamas came to power in the territory in 2007.

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