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Haneyya calls on Egypt to find an alternative to the tunnels

[ PIC 18/07/2013 – 03:54 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Palestinian Prime Minister Ismail Haneyya said they are communicating with Egypt in order to push forward the national reconciliation, and called for finding an alternative to the tunnels between Gaza and Egypt which are being demolished by Egyptian army. Haneyya pointed out that the Gaza Strip […]

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Egypt Destroys Eight Border Tunnels

 Tuesday July 16, 2013 09:53 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies The Egyptian Army announced in managed to locate and destroy eight siege-busting tunnels across the border with the Gaza Strip over the last 48 hours, and that it located 23 containers holding a million liters of fuel. The army said that the Egyptian […]

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Gov’t: Closure of tunnels caused petrol crisis

[ PIC 17/07/2013 – 12:59 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– The Palestinian government in Gaza said that the closure of tunnels between the Strip and Egypt has led to a major fuel crisis in the besieged enclave. Spokesman for the transport ministry Khalil al-Zayyan told a press conference on Tuesday that around 20,000 public vehicles and […]

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Egypt’s Al-Sissi orders destruction for all tunnels to Gaza Strip

[ PIC 15/07/2013 – 01:22 PM ] CAIRO, (PIC)– The General Command of Egyptian Armed Forces have ordered the demolition of all tunnels between Gaza and Egypt during the next few days before the start of the security operation in Sinai against armed groups, Seventh Day Egyptian website revealed. The operation aims to prevent any […]

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Partial return of petrol supplies to Gaza through tunnels

[ PIC 08/07/2013 – 11:41 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Palestinian security sources said that petrol supplies started returning to Gaza Strip from Egypt through the Rafah border tunnels though in low quantities. They said that thanks to calm returning to the border area, petrol and fuel for the Gaza power station were pumped through the […]

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Factions ask Egyptian authorities not to drag Gaza into their political disputes

[ PIC 06/07/2013 – 02:29 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– National and Islamic forces in the Gaza Strip held a meeting on Saturday to discuss the internal Palestinian situation, especially with regard to the end of the division and restoration of national unity. The factions stressed the need to accelerate the implementation of the reconciliation agreement, […]

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Status of Dachau, Auschwitz, Majdanek: Closed | Status of Gaza: Endlösung in Progress

July 5, 2013 by occpal GYBO STYLE! Fuck MSM: Your silence is enabling ongoing genocide. Your fear for your editor in chief with a dirty agenda sustaining myths and lies every day buys time for those committing crimes in silence and your passive  ‘work’ results in more time to terminate more lives. Fuck White Chair […]

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Majority of Rafah tunnels closed

[ PIC 30/06/2013 – 12:01 PM ] RAFAH, (PIC)– About 95% of border tunnels between the Gaza Strip and Egypt had been closed, the PIC reporter in southern Gaza said on Sunday. The reporter quoted eyewitnesses as saying that fuel supplies and construction materials in addition to various goods and foodstuff were halted. He pointed […]

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Egypt infected with Israel’s Mad Wall disease: Deports 11 Palestinians who entered through tunnels

Maan News Agency | June 28, 2013 EL-ARISH, Egypt (Ma’an) — Egyptian authorities on Friday deported 11 Palestinians who entered Egypt through tunnels from the Gaza Strip, a security official said. The Palestinians were detained after arriving in Egypt’s Sinai through smuggling tunnels without any travel documents, an Egyptian security official told Ma’an. They were […]

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Hamas: Abbas statement on tunnels ruins relations with Egypt

[ PIC 05/06/2013 – 11:07 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Hamas movement said that PA chief Mahmoud Abbas’s statement on Gaza tunnels was ruining Egyptian-Palestinian relations. Hamas said in a terse statement on Tuesday that the statement constituted a clear incitement for blockading and starving the Gaza Strip. The movement said that Abbas’s statement on reconciliation […]

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No More Tunnels Please: Gaza Held Hostage to Egypt’s Turmoil ~ by Ramzy Baroud

It is time that the Muslim Brotherhood government of Morsi do some serious soul-searching and understand that Palestinians will continue to dig tunnels to survive if Cairo doesn’t reach an agreement with the Gaza government that would allow for commercial exchange and humanitarian relief, writes Ramzy Baroud. Middle East Online | May 30, 2013 Air […]

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Palestinian Killed In Tunnel Accident In Rafah

Saturday May 25, 2013 00:06 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies Friday evening, May 254 2013, Palestinian medical sources have reported that one Palestinian was killed and another was injured when a siege-busting tunnel collapsed on them, in Rafah, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip. File – Image Milad.ps The sources said […]

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More Excess-Death: 30 yr old Amer Abu Khamash dies of injuries from Gaza tunnel blast

Maan News Agency | April 2, 2013 GAZA CITY (Ma’an) — A 30-year-old man from southern Gaza died Tuesday from injuries sustained in an explosion in a smuggling tunnel, medics said. Amer Abu Khamash, from Khan Younis, was seriously injured when a gas canister exploded in a tunnel he worked in under the Gaza-Egypt border […]

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More excess death due to Israel’s Siege: 20-yr old Mohammad Ahmad al-Sarhi killed in eastern Gaza

Maan News Agency | March 28, 2013 GAZA CITY (Ma’an) — A member of Hamas’ armed wing died Thursday during a mission in eastern Gaza, medical officials and witnesses said. Mohammad Ahmad al-Sarhi, 20, from the Zaytoun neighborhood of Gaza City, was killed in a tunnel collapse, and three other people were wounded, health ministry […]

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3 workers injured in tunnel explosion in Rafah

Special Topic | Full list of all documented Israeli violations since cease-fire [ PIC 26/03/2013 – 09:50 PM ] RAFAH, (PIC)– Three Palestinians were injured on Tuesday when a gas canister exploded in one of the tunnels south of Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip, spokesman for the Palestinian Ministry of Health Ashraf al-Qidra said. […]

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