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Israel forces UN to suspend food distribution in Gaza http://cache.daylife.com/imageserve/0e5AfWJfqncKC/610x.jpg Excerpts: Israel usually allows some humanitarian supplies into Gaza, avandamet online review but even this has stopped over the past week, avandamet online review leading to harsh criticism from aid agencies. "Pushing people to the brink of desperation every few months and forcing UNRWA into yet another cycle of crisis management is not in the interest of anyone who believes in peace, avandamet online review moderation and stability, avandamet online review" said Gunness. Israel also cut off European Union-funded fuel supplies to Gaza's sole power plant on Thursday, avandamet online review prompting it to close down for want of diesel. "It is completely shut down, avandamet online review" Palestinian Energy Authority official Qanaan Obeid told AFP. The plant, avandamet online review which provides between a quarter and a third of Gaza's power with the rest coming from the Egyptian and Israeli national grids, avandamet online review shut down on Monday after Israel cut off fuel deliveries. Israel allowed the supply of what it described as "minimal quantities" of fuel to the plant on Tuesday and Wednesday before cutting it off again on Thursday. ICRC mission chief Katharina Ritz said that "every day the situation is getting more and more precarious for Gazans, avandamet online review" adding that there was a desperate need for medical supplies. The Israeli military confirmed the closure of Gaza continued. "The crossings will remain closed today for security reasons, avandamet online review" defence ministry spokesman Peter Lerner said. Reopening the crossings "has been delayed because of the mortar shelling that impedes the proper functioning of the crossing points, avandamet online review" he said. The Israeli government generally responds to Gaza attacks by sealing off the territory, avandamet online review cutting off the already limited basic supplies it allows in under the blockade it imposed after Hamas seized control in June last year. Israel had been expected to significantly ease its embargo after a six-month truce went into effect on June 19, avandamet online review but it argues that sporadic attacks by militants have made this impossible. On Wednesday, avandamet online review four Gaza gunmen identified as Hamas members were killed in an exchange of fire Israel said started after militants tried to place a bomb near the border fence. Militants fired several mortar rounds at Israel, avandamet online review prompting two air strikes on the coastal strip. A flare-up last week left seven Palestinians dead and prompted Israel to close crossing points completely. Both sides accuse each other of violating the truce, avandamet online review although Israel has indicated it would like to extend the ceasefire beyond its scheduled expiry on December 19. more at: http://www.iht.com/articles/ap/2008/11/12/news/ML-Israel-Gaza-Blackout.php