1.2 Million Gazans Suffering From Disrupted Water Supply

Sewage flooding further threatens the water system racked by Israeli bombing.

After two and a half weeks of bombardments from the air and ground, roughly two-thirds of the Gaza Strip’s inhabitants — 1.2 million people — are suffering from severe disruptions to the water and sewage systems, according to Emergency Water Sanitation and Hygiene, a coalition of around 40 humanitarian groups operating in the occupied territories.