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DocArchive: Olive Wars

January 14th, 2015

Episode 907 of 1340 episodes

The olive harvest in the West Bank is all about tradition. The first rains of the winter signal the start of gathering the olives on which so many Palestinian farmers depend. In a land where everything is politicised, so is the olive harvest.