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Fatal fire prompts call for Egypt to help electricity supply in Gaza

MEMO | Sept 27, 2012 The Palestinian government in the Gaza Strip has called on the Egyptian authorities to provide greater support for the territory’s electricity supply, which is still in crisis. Government spokesman Taher Al-Nunu said that the tragic fatal fire at the home of the Al-Baghdadi family in which a three-year old was […]

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ICRC supplies fuel to Gaza Strip to ease crisis

MAAN NEWS AGENCY FEB 23 2012 GAZA CITY (Ma’an) — The International Committee of the Red Cross on Thursday supplied 150,000 liters of fuel to the ministry of health in the Gaza Strip. “The lack of fuel restricts the functioning of vital public services, especially hospitals,” Irfan Sulejmani, the head of the ICRC sub-delegation in […]

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Gaza’s energy crisis threatens hospitals, water supply

MAAN NEWS AGENCY FEBR 20 2012   GAZA CITY (IRIN) — An energy crisis is currently hitting the Gaza Strip’s public services hard and could lead to a severe humanitarian crisis if a sustainable solution is not found soon. “If the power plant does not resume its work in the next days, some hospitals will […]

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New Israeli pumps aimed at stealing Silwan water supply

Related to Special Topic: Silwan no Legend… Yet [ 26/09/2011 – 06:14 PM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– A group in Jerusalem has accused the Israeli occupation authorities of using large pumps to steal the water supply from the historic Ayyoub well in East Jerusalem’s Arab Silwan district. Located 450 meters south of Al-Aqsa Mosque, the […]

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95 per cent of water supply in Gaza unfit for human consumption as Israel blocks repairs

Gaza Solidarity| Mar 22, 2011 Israeli human rights group B’Tseselem draws attention to a UN report on the dire state of the water system in Gaza. Israel refuses to allow the importation of the necessary equipment and machinery to fix Gaza’s water problems. Almost 95 percent of the water pumped in the Gaza Strip is […]

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Health Ministry curbs dialysis visits for Strip’s kidney patients

[ 12/03/2011 – 08:39 AM ]   GAZA, (PIC)– The Ministry of Health in Gaza has been forced to curb the number of weekly dialysis visits for the Strip’s 375 kidney patients, including 13 children. The move was made to preserve the Strip’s supply of dialysis solution, which is required for more than 80 devices […]

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Health Ministry curbs dialysis visits for Strip’s kidney patients

[ 12/03/2011 – 08:39 AM ]   GAZA, (PIC)– The Ministry of Health in Gaza has been forced to curb the number of weekly dialysis visits for the Strip’s 375 kidney patients, including 13 children. The move was made to preserve the Strip’s supply of dialysis solution, which is required for more than 80 devices […]

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Explosion in Sinai closes pipeline supplying Israel

[ 05/02/2011 – 10:20 AM ] CAIRO, (PIC)– A massive explosion on Saturday closed a pipeline running through the Egyptian Sinai peninsula supplying natural gas to Israel. Israeli media outlets predicted a similar incident would take place a few days earlier. El Arish residents said they heard a large explosion, which was discovered to have […]

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Egyptian uprising not a threat to Gaza fuel supply

[ 30/01/2011 – 10:09 AM ]   GAZA, (PIC)– Tunnels used to get goods into the Gaza Strip from Egypt are still operating, informed sources say. And an interruption in the flow of goods is not a concern, they add. The Israeli economic blockade has forced Gazans to rely on the tunnels to import fuels […]

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