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Israel to “re-extend” Gaza fishing zone to 6 miles and still violates the Bertini Agreement

Maan News Agency | May 21, 2013 GAZA CITY (Ma’an) — The Israeli government has decided to re-extend Gaza’s fishing zone to 6 miles, after reducing it in March following a rocket attack from the coastal territory, a statement from Israel’s army said Tuesday. The decision was announced after a meeting between Israeli premier Benjamin […]

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Gaza electricity crisis ‘not solved’

MAAN FEB 25 2012 GAZA CITY (Ma’an) — The Gaza Strip has not received enough fuel to resume normal electricity levels, a Gaza energy official told Ma’an on Saturday. Hamas spokesman Taher al-Nunu said on Thursday that the Gaza government had reached a deal with Egyptian authorities to end the electricity crisis that closed Gaza’s […]

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12,000 Gazans registered to cross Rafah Border. Egypt allows 300 – 400 to cross each day

Published June 18, 2011 10:53 Rafah crossing opens for limited numbers GAZA CITY (Ma’an) — Egypt will allow limited numbers of Palestinians to cross the Rafah border on Saturday, crossings officials in Gaza said. On Thursday, Egyptian authorities turned back six buses of Palestinians at the terminal. They will be the first to cross on […]

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Gaza’s gas crisis returns as Israel downsizes on imports to the region

[ 18/12/2010 – 04:41 PM ]   GAZA, (PIC)– The large majority of Gaza Strip’s propane refill stations have shut their doors this week after having run out of propane as Israeli authorities dangerously reduce the quantity of gas supplied to the region. “The continuing reduction in the amount of gas permitted into the Gaza […]

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