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Israel tourist industry wants compensation over Gaza

Israeli hoteliers are demanding millions of dollars in compensation from the state over the Gaza conflict.

Visitor numbers had dropped to their lowest levels in seven years, before the latest ceasefire.

Palestinian businesses that rely on tourism to the Holy Land have also reported a loss but say they have no way to claim financial aid.

Mark Lobel reports.

  • 28 Aug 2014
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