Gaza blockade in New York Times today. Seems that - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • steve-nyc
    • 14.07.10 | 19:17 (IDT)

    in addition to Israel and Egypt part of the blockade is turned on and off by Fatah in the west bank, depending on politics. like the use of electricity in Gaza supplied by Israel but paid for from funds given to Fatah by Hamas, and it seems that Fatah withholds payment from time to time to time forcing Israel to reduce electricity. It also seems that the main source of Gaza income was from Israel and people expressed they lived better. It is clear from the article that no one is starving and goods are being smuggled in and the revenue goes in Hamas party coffers. My, MY imagine that. and yes Hamas bragged about it

    from the article: Libya-sponsored aid ship originally headed for Gaza enters Egypt port
    First published 09:33 14.07.10 | Last updated 09:33 14.07.10
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