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Siege leaves 80 percent of Gaza’s factories shut

Eva Bartlett | The Electronic Intifada | Jabaliya 10 September 2012 Israel’s ban on allowing Gaza to export goods has decimated Gaza’s economy. (Abed Rahim Khatib / APA images) JABALIYA, Gaza (IPS) – “Gaza’s economy is expected to grow modestly and people will likely still be worse off in 2015 compared to the mid-1990s,” read […]

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Gaza factories threatened with shutdown due to power crisis

[ PIC 04/03/2012 – 12:50 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Head of the federation of Palestinian industries Ali Al-Hayek warned of the serious repercussions of the power outages on the local industrial production in the besieged Gaza Strip. Hayek said that dozens of factories, especially those which work in the fields of construction and food, would […]

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Israeli factories in Salfit major cause of high rate of cancer among children

[ 08/06/2011 – 07:17 PM ] SALFIT, (PIC)– The Israeli Barkan industrial area established on Palestinian land in Salfit is the major cause for soaring rate of cancer among children in the area compared to other Palestinian areas, health and local sources said on Wednesday. They said that the factories pollute the environment and cause […]

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Army Bulldozers Raze Factories In Gaza

Friday April 22, 2011 04:15 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies Israeli soldiers driving, armored vehicles and armored bulldozers, invaded on Thursday an area east of the Gaza Strip and demolished Palestinian factories in the industrial zone near the Al Mintar(Karni) Crossing. Israeli soldiers driving, armored vehicles and armored bulldozers, invaded on Thursday an […]

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IOF bulldozers raze factories east of Gaza

[ 21/04/2011 – 09:43 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Israeli occupation forces (IOF) crossed into eastern Gaza city on Thursday morning escorting huge bulldozers that destroyed Palestinian factories in the industrial area near the Mintar crossing. Local sources said that the IOF soldiers also bulldozed agricultural land lots and destroyed electricity transformer stations. They pointed out […]

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