After Bombings, Sewage Runs Down Gaza Streets

After the month-long war destroyed Gaza's sewage system, ABC News' Muhammad Lila spots raw sewage running straight into the Mediterranean Sea.
1:15 | 08/06/14

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I'm standing in Gaza right now in a place called the beach camp the big concern here is the spread of disease and take a look. This is why this is no wonder the training out onto the street this is raw untreated sewage -- take a look we're -- show -- where it's coming from. There was underground sewage pipe that was actually running. This way along this quarter -- as part of the bombardment campaign that sewage pipe was destroyed and this is the end result this is a group of raw untreated sewage. The one thing. But you can't see obviously is the smell it's. It's it's simply horrific there's nothing I can. Used to describe just how bad the smell is but there are houses here in their apartments here there's a mosque in field. And this is what people are gonna have to put up with for a very long time until all of this gets repaired if it gets repaired at all. And of course we want to show -- this water is actually draining out onto the street but this is -- where the water ends let's go to show -- where the water. Needs to. With -- of the -- of water all along about a hundred feet or so this is where the trail of raw sewage ends up take a look. It looks like a little waterfall. This is the trail of -- -- directly into the Mediterranean --

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