Roughly a third of electricity to Gaza strip will be cut by Israel in a move to pressure Hamas, The Independent reported Tuesday, adding that it is unclear when the power will be shut down. RELATED:Palestine’s Hamas Releases New Charter in Gesture Toward Peace Hamas took control of the Gaza Strip from Abbas’ Fatah movement in 2007, and several attempts at reconciliation since then have failed. Human rights groups have raised concerns about the move, which is expected to severely impact the lives of some two million Palestinians living in the region.  Currently, Gaza suffers from chronic power shortages that disrupt important infrastructure, like household water supply, sewage treatment, hospital services and businesses.  The Los Angeles Times reported that the daily residential supply of electricity this year … Next »
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