announced in a statement that "cutting the amount of diesel in half will significantly reduce" the plant's output.
is a unit under the defense ministry and is responsible for implementing Israeli policy in the occupied West Bank and the besieged Gaza Strip.
On Saturday, the head of COGAT
, Israel's defence ministry unit responsible for activities in the Palestinian territories, reiterated there was "no basis for the false reports that a sniper deliberately targeted Abu Thurayeh".
Public Administration Under Military Occupation: A presentation of COGAT
. Agora International Journal of Administration Sciences, 1, 27-32.
Furthermore, the organization reported on its website that its coordinators received the new guidelines by email from the Gaza Coordination and Liaison Administration (CLA), which is responsible for implementing the policy of the Coordinator of Government Activities in the Territories (COGAT
) at the Erez crossing.
, the Israeli defense body responsible for civilian affairs in the West Bank, confirmed Aug 22 that permission was given for planning infrastructure.
The controversy was intensified when COGAT
-- the Israeli government authority in the West Bank -- tweeted a picture of Rebai.
If we were blessed with journalists who had the ability to use advanced research tools like the Internet, we might've benefited from knowing that the Israeli government office for coordinating activities in the West Bank, or COGAT
, issued a statement last month on its Facebook page, making it clear that it would've gladly considered accommodating al-Atrash had she bothered applying for a permit to train in Jerusalemwhich, like Palestinian athletes before her, she refused to doand wishing her the best of luck anyway.
, an Israeli defence body, said 83,000 permits for Palestinians in the West Bank to visit relatives in Israel had been frozen.
In an email sent to Reuters, COGAT
, a unit of Israel's Defence Ministry, said the political decision to seize the territory had been taken and "the lands are in the final stages of being declared state lands".
The unit, known as COGAT
, also noted that, at the request of Palestinians, 13 master plans were "in advanced stages of planning, while four of them have completed the planning process." It did not respond further to questions from AFP.
However, because of the rocket strike, the 500 men and women scheduled to leave the Strip on Thursday and Friday will not be allowed to travel because "the security conditions around the crossing aren't stable," the Coordinator of Government Activities in the Territories (COGAT
) said in a statement that was forwarded to the Palestinian official of the Palestinian-Israeli Security Coordination Liaison Office, which branded the Israeli reaction a collective punishment.