Photo Story – Mideast daily life

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Palestinian refugees warm themselves by a fire outside their family house during cold weather in the north Gaza Strip, 27 January 2022. Most Palestinians in the Gaza Strip use batteries, generators, or candles, to light their homes. Residents of Gaza, home to 1.8 million people, experience some 16 electricity outages per day, according to reports. The Gaza power Generating Company plant usually operates only eight hours a day.

VIA MOHAMMED SABER/EPA-EFE

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