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Hamas’ Abu Marzouk: We are innocent of the accusation linked to unrest in Sinai

Middle East Monitor | Aug 29, 2013 Mousa Abu-Marzouq, the Deputy Chief of Hamas’s Political Bureau, said on Wednesday that his movement has no interests in any of the chaos in Egypt, especially what is happening in the Sinai Peninsula. Abu-Marzouq wrote on his Facebook page that, “We are innocent of everything we have been […]

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PHOTOS | Thousands of Palestinians stranded on both sides as Rafah border restrictions remain

Al Ray Agencies | Aug 27, 2013   Memo – The ongoing political crisis in Egypt has had a major influence on the people of the besieged Gaza Strip. The Rafah border crossing has been the Palestinians’ only route into and out of the territory since Israel imposed its siege in 2006. Restrictions put in […]

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Egypt partially reopens Rafah crossing while thousands of people need to travel for treatment, study and work

[ PIC 24/08/2013 – 02:07 PM ] RAFAH, (PIC)– Egyptian authorities on Saturday partially reopened the Rafah crossing with the Gaza Strip, after closing it for several days. PIC’s correspondent reported that the Egyptian authorities reopened the crossing at 11:30 am (local time), and that hundreds of Palestinians were waiting on the Egyptian side of […]

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Egyptian army destroys more tunnels in Rafah area

[ PIC 22/08/2013 – 07:56 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– The Egyptian army detonated at dawn Wednesday five tunnels and one house in Rafah border area between the Gaza Strip and Egypt. According to Quds Press, clouds of smoke billowed up in the Egyptian side of Rafah area, and sounds of explosions were heard on the […]

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Egyptian army destroys new batch of ‎border tunnels

Al Ray Agencies – Aug 20, 2013 Gaza, Alray – Egyptian army destroyed Monday morning a number of tunnels on the ‎Palestinian-Egyptian border to the south of the Gaza Strip to mark the toughest campaign ‎carried out by the military for months. ‎Eyewitnesses in Rafah said “Egyptian excavators east of Rafah city destroyed five ‎underground […]

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25 Egyptian Policemen Executed in Sinai – Fingers Point at Israel

Kawther Salam | Aug 19, 2013 إسرائيل متورطة ومستفيدة من إغراق مصر في الصراعات الدموية Israel the jewish state is led by zionist extremists and religious parties which believe that God gave the jews all the territories from the Nile in Egypt to the Euphrates river in Iraq. The jews are not only interested in […]

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Haneyya: We understand Egyptian security concerns but crossing is vital for Gaza

[ PIC 19/08/2013 – 02:49 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Gaza premier Ismail Haneyya said that his government and Hamas movement understand Egyptian security concerns especially in Sinai but still demand reopening Rafah crossing. Haneyya told Al-Rai news agency on Monday that the Palestinian people hope all the best for Egypt and pray for an end […]

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Gaza official: Palestinians unable to cross into Egypt

Maan News Agency | Aug 18, 2013   GAZA CITY (Ma’an) — Palestinians are not being allowed to cross into Egypt via the Rafah crossing, a Hamas official said Sunday. Maher Abu Sabha, general director of the ministry of interior in Gaza, told Ma’an that the Rafah crossing was open on Saturday, but no passengers […]

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Marches in Gaza in solidarity with Egyptian people

Al Qassam website | 18-08-2013,09:22 Gaza- Scores of Palestinian citizens went on marches in the Gaza Strip in protest at the killing of pro-Morsi protestors in Cairo. The marches were organized at the invitation of facebook youth groups in Gaza. Outside Al-Awda Mosque in Jabaliya refugee camp, tens of thousands of Palestinian young men rallied […]

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A demonstration at al-Aqsa to protest massacres in Egypt

[ PIC 16/08/2013 – 04:52 PM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– Thousands of worshipers demonstrated after the Friday prayers at the Aqsa mosque to protest the massacres committed by the Egyptian army against peaceful protesters in Cairo. Participants in the demonstration raised the Egyptian flag and pictures of the elected president of Egypt Muhammad Morsi and […]

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Hamas calls for an end to bloodshed Egypt

[ PIC 14/08/2013 – 07:14 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Hamas has condemned the Egyptian authorities for targeting the peaceful protestors at Rabea al-Adaweya and Nahda Squares resulting in horrific massacres claiming hundreds of lives. In a statement on Wednesday, Hamas renewed its position with regard to supporting people’s right to freedom and dignity and called […]

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VIDEO | Gazans Suffer as Result of Imposed Restrictions by Egypt

Published on Aug 12, 2013by PressTV The Egyptian military has kept the Rafah crossing with the Gaza Strip sealed since last Thursday citing the Eid-Ul-Fitr holiday. For who does not understand the need or concept of resistance of Palestine, recommended read: The History of Resistance – The Eagle of Palestine Special Topic – All Israeli […]

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VIDEO | Crisis in Egypt leaves more Gazans stranded

Published on Aug 5, 2013 by PressTV As the political turmoil continues in Egypt, the number of people crossing between the Gaza Strip and Egypt continues to decline. Now less than a hundred people are allowed to leave the tiny coastal enclave through the Rafah crossing compared to nearly 1500 people prior to the ouster […]

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Palestinian government in Gaza criticises Al-Arabia TV for defamation campaign

Al Ray Agencies – Aug 4, 2013 Gaza, Alray – The Palestinian government in Gaza has denounced a defamation campaign waged by Al-Arabia satellite TV against the Palestinians and their resistance. Top Palestinian official criticized the “suspicious role that Al-Arabia plays as it broadcasts fabricated reports blaming Palestinians for the current unrest in Egypt.” He […]

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Abu Zuhri: Arabi’s remarks proved innocence of Hamas

[ PIC 04/08/2013 – 11:47 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Hamas spokesman Samir Abu Zuhri said the latest remarks made by senior member of the Egyptian movement Tamarud, Mahmoud Al-Arabi, proved that Hamas does not interfere in Egyptian’s internal affairs. Arabi stated on Thursday during a massive rally outside Ibrahim mosque in Alexandria that director of […]

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