Large-scale reconstruction of Gaza "must start without delay"

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Two children standing in front of a destroyed house in Gaza Strip.UN Photo/Shareef Sarhan

The large-scale reconstruction of Gaza must start without delay according to the UN Secretary-General.

Much of the Palestinian territory was razed to the ground and more than two thousand civilians died after Israel carried out a military operation against the Palestinian faction Hamas in July.

UN chief, Ban Ki-moon is due to travel to Gaza on Tuesday

Reem Abaza asked Chris Gunness, spokesperson for UNRWA, the UN agency focussed on supporting the Palestinians, about the main goals of the Secretary-General's visit.

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