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Gaza’s only power plant shuts down

The Gaza Strip's final remaining power plant ... The Gaza Strip's sole power plant is expected to shut down Tuesday after the last shipment of Qatar-donated fuel runs out, Gaza's power authority said.Fathi Sheikh Khalil, the deputy chairperson ...

24/06/2014 - 13:32 - comment 0

Israeli forces' flares light up the night sky of Gaza City early on July 29, 2014. Bloodshed in and around Gaza

Israeli forces' flares light up the night sky of Gaza City early on July 29, 2014. Bloodshed in and around Gaza © 2014 Al Bawaba ( www.albawaba.com ) (NEWS, photo of the week, Middle ...

29/07/2014 - 03:59 - comment 0

Nothing left unharmed: Gaza farming drastically hit by Israel offensive

says the recent Israeli onslaught against the Gaza Strip has had grave impacts on the farming sector ... on Saturday that Gaza’s agriculture sector has suffered nearly $550 million in losses as a result ... rise in the prices of agricultural products threatens food security in the Gaza Strip. Israel ...

08/09/2014 - 05:00 - comment 0

Gaza’s new battle for water, power and shelter

Will there ever be normality in the Gaza Strip? Along ... resulting in raw sewage flowing through the tattered land. How will Gaza recover? The biggest waste-water treatment plant in Gaza City isn’t the sweetest smelling place at the best of times. ...

06/08/2014 - 10:00 - comment 0

What Israeli forces did to Gaza’s children is unforgivable

As with all wars, the war in Gaza is being measured by its dead. According to  a UN report  published three days ago, nearly 1800 Palestinians have died in this latest war on Gaza, 377 of them children ... But we must also measure this war by its injured, lest we forget about Gaza when the bombing stops. ...

07/08/2014 - 09:03 - comment 0

Egyptian pro-Gaza aid convoy refused entry into Gaza

a humanitarian aid convoy from entering Gaza after checkpoint officers said the participants´ safety could ... aid from reaching the Palestinian Gaza Strip citing security reasons, activists said. The convoy ... kilometres from the Egyptian crossing of Rafah on the border with Gaza. The activists, who included ...

20/07/2014 - 07:55 - comment 0

UN: Gaza reconstruction 3 times worse than after 2009 war

A senior UN official says the Gaza Strip has suffered ... for an end to the Israeli siege of Gaza. A senior UN official says the Gaza Strip ... the coastal enclave , calling for an end to the Israeli siege of Gaza. UN Mideast envoy, Robert Serry, ...

19/08/2014 - 07:15 - comment 0

Israeli air strikes in central Gaza kill two Palestinian boys

killed by Israeli strikes in central Gaza Wednesday. Six others were also injured. Two Palestinians were killed in an Israeli air strike on Deir al-Balah in the central Gaza Strip on Wednesday.Gaza medical authorities identified the dead as Muhamma Imad al-Abit, 16, and Saher al-Abit, 11.Six ...

20/08/2014 - 16:53 - comment 0

Palestinians celebrate as long-term ceasefire takes hold

Palestinians across the West Bank and the Gaza Strip ... Immediately after the Gaza ceasefire went into effect Tuesday evening, Hamas urged Gazans to take ... a news conference at Shifa Hospital in Gaza City, Hamas spokesman Sami Abu Zuhri said that "Israeli ...

27/08/2014 - 07:43 - comment 0

Gaza woman and child killed in Israeli attacks

and many others injured by Israeli air strikes in Gaza, medical officials said. Three Palestinians were killed and at least 40 injured in Israeli air strikes on the Gaza Strip on Tuesday, Gaza medical officials said.A three-year-old girl and an unidentified woman were killed in an air ...

20/08/2014 - 16:28 - comment 0