Palestinians help a man on their donkey cart to make their way in flooded water in Rafah? southern Gaza Strip, Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2013. In Gaza, civil defense spokesman Mohammed al-Haj Yousef said storms have cut electricity powering thousands of homes and rescuers were sent to evacuate dozens of people. (AP Photo/Eyad Baba)
Winter storm batters Mideast, 8 dead
By JAMAL HALABY and BARBARA SURK
Associated Press / January 9, 2013
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Surk reported from Beirut. Associated Press reporters Mohammad Hannon in Zaatari, Jordan, Amy Teibel in Jerusalem and Albert Aji in Damascus, Syria contributed.
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