Two-and-a-half years of conflict between Palestinians and Israelis has left Palestinians on the Gaza Strip in dire straits. The unemployment rate may be as high as 70 percent, and one-quarter of the children there suffer from malnutrition. Money for U.N. relief supplies is running out. NPR's Linda Gradstein reports.
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