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Carbs, tea and sugar keep Gaza running

Blood ran freely over a cobbled Gaza street at dawn on Jan. 22, the fifth day of a ceasefire between Israel and Hamas militants. But it was a welcome sight. Family butcher Husam Nasr was fleshing a freshly slaughtered 330-pound heifer. “The meat will sell for 60 shekels a kilo (US$7 per pound),” he said.