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VIDEO | Gaza’s sole power plant shuts down due to fuel shortage

Published on Nov 4, 2013 The Energy authority in the Gaza strip say a shortage of fuel has halted the production of electricity across the blockaded coastal enclave. They say this is because the stock of fuel is zero. The situation results from Israel’s destruction of tunnels used for bringing fuel into Gaza. The Energy […]

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Palestinian refugees shut down UNRWA office in Lebanon camp

Maan News Agency | July 18, 2013 BEIRUT (Ma’an) — Palestinian protesters shut down a UN office in a refugee camp in Lebanon on Wednesday in protest over welfare cuts. Protesters gathered in the center of Nahr al-Bared refugee camp and called on the UN Relief and Works Agency to reverse its decision to cut […]

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Online Checkpoint ‘HaSefer Bli Paneem’ attacks again: FB closes the account of Hamas leader Mohammed Nazzal

[ PIC 16/10/2012 – 08:36 PM ] BEIRUT, (PIC)– Activists on Facebook said that they have not been able, on Monday, to access to the Facebook page of Mohammad Nazzal, a Hamas leading figure, pointing out that the website administration had closed the page, which Nazzal has been using for the past two years. Sources […]

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Gaza power plant shuts down due to insufficient fuel supplies

[ PIC 07/06/2012 – 09:27 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– The authority of energy and natural resources said the only power plant in Gaza stopped generating electricity after a sharp drop in fuel supplies needed to operate the generators. The authority held the Palestinian authority, Egypt and Israel fully responsible for the delay in the delivery […]

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IOF soldiers storm elementary school in Yatta, threaten to close it

[ Palestinian Information Center 23/04/2012 – 03:18 PM ] AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– Israeli occupation forces (IOF) stormed an elementary school in Yatta village, south of Al-Khalil, on Monday and threatened the headmaster that it would be closed if students continued to throw stones at Israeli vehicles. The headmaster, Wajih Al-Adra, told the PIC that officers of […]

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Gaza power station shuts down again

[ PIC 25/03/2012 – 11:20 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– The energy and natural resources authority in Gaza Strip has declared that the sole power generation station in the enclave has shut down anew on Sunday morning. It said that only one of its turbines was operated after it received a fuel shipment on Friday via […]

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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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Activists shut down normalization conference in Jerusalem

Silwan Targeted – video | Silwan: No Legend Yet – more resources Wednesday, 14 December, 2011« Wadi Hilweh Information Center – Silwan, Jerusalem Silwan, Jerusalem (SILWANIC) — Jerusalem activists successfully had the Ambassador Hotel cancel their hosting of events in the planned Israeli Palestinian Confederation Conference on Tuesday, 13 December. The conference, organized by Jerusalem […]

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Street shut down for Jewish holiday, severe congestion

Wednesday, 10 August, 2011 | 04:05 Silwan, Jerusalem (SILWANIC) — Israeli forces closed off the northern entrance of Wadi Hilweh district of Silwan this evening, citing the anniversary of the destruction of the Second Temple of Jerusalem’s Old City. Israeli officers blocked Palestinian vehicles from entering or exiting via Wadi Hilweh Street, causing severe congestion. […]

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Netanyahu reverses Supreme Court decision to close synagogue

[ 07/10/2010 – 04:40 PM ]   NAZARETH, (PIC)– Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu ordered to halt a Supreme Court ruling to shut down a Jewish synagogue built in the occupied West Bank, an Israeli media source said. The Israeli Supreme Court previously issued a decision to close the Al Matan synagogue, which was built […]

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