Published On: Tue, Apr 2nd, 2024
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Desperate to escape the war, Palestinians pay a private company thousands to leave Gaza

Workers wearing bright yellow vests that say "Hala" on the back stand beside a rack of luggage near two emergency vehicles.

In the face of war, famine and homelessness, desperate Gazans are paying a private company in Cairo exorbitant “travel co-ordination fees” to help them escape into Egypt through the Rafah border. One international affairs expert says the system is war profiteering “at its worst.”

CBC | World News