[tz] Gaza and the West Bank agree on the start of winter time
abbotti at mev.co.uk
Mon Sep 24 16:41:12 UTC 2012
On 2012-09-23 02:09, Alexander Krivenyshev wrote:
> Steffen Thorsen <thorsen <at> timeanddate.com> writes:
>> The Palestinian News & Info Agency reported on 2012-09-19 that "The
>> three papers also said that the Palestinian government decided in its
>> cabinet meeting on Tuesday to start winter time as of 1:00 a.m. Friday
>> morning by turning the clock back one hour."
>> There are a few other sources for the same - so, West Bank is at least
>> back on standard time, and not having found any articles stating that
>> Gaza is having a different date, I would assume Gaza did change the
>> clocks too.
>> Best regards,
>> Steffen Thorsen - timeanddate.com
> Yes, it is confirmed from Palestinian government web site
> Gaza and the West Bank agree on the start of winter time on Friday morning
I couldn't read the text, but the pretty picture on the www.moh.gov.ps
page linked to above shows the clock going back from 2 o'clock to 1 o'clock.
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