61 Palestinians arrive in Gaza from Libya

[ 22/07/2011 – 02:33 PM ]

GAZA, (PIC)– The Egyptian authorities said on Friday that 61 Palestinians who were stranded in Libya had returned to the Gaza Strip last night via the Rafah border crossing.

A responsible source said that the group assembled at the Sallum crossing between Egypt and Libya before being taken to Rafah then into Gaza.

Another batch of 44 Palestinians crossed into Gaza a few days ago.

Egyptian statistics indicated that 48825 Palestinians crossed the Rafah border terminal both ways since its re-opening on 28 May.


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