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Rafah goes into blackout following Israeli artillery strikes

GAZA, Thursday, May 20, 2021 (WAFA) – Israeli artillery bombing on the city of Rafah, south of the Gaza Strip, earlier today caused a cutoff of power supply in all of the city that is still ongoing until this moment.

Meanwhile, a group of workers of the Electricity Corporation also survived one of the strikes, according to WAFA correspondent. 

He said one of the Israeli artillery strike directly hit one of the major power lines that provide the city with electricity, which caused a full blackout in all of the city.

Meanwhile, a group of workers of the Gaza Electricity Corporation survived an artillery strike while they were performing maintenance works on a high-pressure network in the neighborhood of al-Tuffah in Gaza City.

In the meantime, Israeli fighter jets fired missiles that hit a house in the Gaza City neighborhood of Al-Remal. It is not yet clear whether there are casualties in the strike.


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