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Middle East In West Bank, one family's stand against made-in-China keffiyehs

Manufacturing in the West Bank has collapsed due to a flood of cheap Chinese imports and the effects of the Israeli occupation. But one family is holding the line as the last local producer of a symbol of Palestinian resistance.

Christa Case Bryant/TCSM

No one told the looms at the Hirbawi Keffiyeh factory that business is slow in the West Bank.

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