Syrian government reported a nationwide power outage on Thursday –
just the latest electricity problem in a country that has seen
frequent outages during a five-year war between the regime, rebels
and terror groups.
workers determined the cause and had begun restoring power to some
places by late afternoon, the country’s ministry of electricity
said without detailing what had gone wrong.
wasn’t clear how many people were affected by Thursday’s outage,
as many cities outside of the government’s control already weren’t
being served by the government-run power grid…