you're reading...

Collective Punishment: Israeli Occupation Forces Northern West Bank Into Deliberate Power Outage

Occupied: Headlines From Palestine

NABLUS, February 25, 2015 (WAFA) – Israel has cut off Wednesday electricity for an hour to Nablus and Jenin districts in northern West Bank, deliberately plunging them into a power outage.

Sources of Northern Electricity Company, a private Palestinian company that supplies electricity to cities in northern West Bank, said that electricity would be cut off to the Nablus and Jenin districts from 2pm to 3pm due to the accumulation of debt to the Israeli Electric Company.

The Nablus Municipality also warned that electricity would also be disconnected to Nablus district during the same period.

This is the second time in a week that Israel disconnects electricity to northern West Bank.

The Israeli Electric Company reduced on Monday for the first time the amount of electricity supplied to the occupied Palestinian Territory as a result of the large debt owed to them by Palestinian Power Company and Palestinian government, a…

View original post 127 more words


About TheJade.BA

"Nothing is more precious than peace. Nothing brings more happiness. Peace is the most basic starting point for the advancement of humankind." -Daisaku Ikeda


No comments yet.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: