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EU halts fuel aid, leaving Gaza in dark

Palestinians in Gaza have suffered from a power outage for the past three days as the European Union cut off fuel aid to the power plant supplying electricity, in a move to deprive radical faction Hamas of benefiting from revenues on energy taxes.

External shots of the power plant 00:00-00:22
Interview with vice-president of Gaza energy authority (in Arabic) 00:22-01:08
Shots of Gaza streets at night 01:08-01:25
A bakery, the generator 01:25-01:59
Interview with the baker (in Arabic) 01:59-02:31
Shots of children sleeping in a room lit by a candle 02:31-02:58
A supermarket lit by candles 02:58-03:02
Interview with the supermarket owner (in Arabic) 03:02-03:33
Gaza streets in dark 03:33-03:40

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Added: Aug-21-2007 
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