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Gaza - an inside look: Tunnel youth, 2009

Since the siege was imposed on Gaza, the tunnels in Rafah have been almost the sole commercial artery for Gazans. All kinds of commodities are transferred through them, from food, medicin...
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Gaza - an inside look: Tunnel youth, 2009

Since the siege was imposed on Gaza, the tunnels in Rafah have been almost the sole commercial artery for Gazans. All kinds of commodities are transferred through them, from food, medicines, and clothes to weapons. Most of the workers in the tunnels are youths under age 18, who left school to help support their families. The video provides a short glimpse at the lives of a few of them, who spend their long during their long hours at work amusing themselves, smoking and listening to the popular song "Heroes of the Tunnels" on their cellphones.

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