Barenboim Conducts Peace Concert in Gaza


Khadija Magardie – Al Jazeera

Israeli conductor leads his first performance inside blockaded strip.

The Israeli conductor Daniel Barenboim has given his first concert inside Gaza.

Barenboim is a lifelong activist for peace between Israelis and Palestinians.

He entered the blockaded strip from Egypt, along with an orchestra of top European musicians.


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