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VIDEO | Egypt continues destroying Gaza tunnels

Published on Oct 5, 2013 The Egyptian military has destroyed most of the underground tunnels along the border with the Gaza Strip at a time when the costal enclave is suffering from a seven-year Israeli economic siege. Most Palestinians in the tiny sliver of land have for long considered the underground pathways as their lifeline. […]

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US equipment is being used to detect and demolish Gaza tunnels | #OpenRafahBorder

Middle East Monitor | Sept 15, 2013 Intelligence sources have revealed that the US Corps of Engineers has given a $10 million contract to Raytheon Technologies Company to detect the tunnels underneath the Egypt-Palestine border.   The tunnels have been used to import essential goods to the besieged Gaza Strip and are now being destroyed […]

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#OpenRafahBorder Now! Huwaidi: Zionist enemy only beneficiary from Gaza tunnel demolitions

[ PIC 13/09/2013 – 01:23 PM ] CAIRO, (PIC)– Prominent Egyptian intellectual and writer Fahmi Huwaidi expressed anxiety that the present Egyptian authorities are dealing with the residents of the Sinai as guilty rather than innocent, by force rather than law, by reaction rather than wisdom in a way which would turn the Sinai into […]

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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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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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Al-Ahrar: Tunnels demolition, tightening Gaza siege unjustified crime

[ PIC 16/07/2013 – 12:40 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Al-Ahrar Palestinian movement has considered the new Egyptian leadership’s decision to demolish tunnels between Gaza and Egypt and to tighten Gaza siege as an justified crime. Tunnels between Egypt and Gaza have been the main life line to the Palestinian residents in the Gaza Strip in […]

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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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Egyptian Court Calls On Morsi To Close All Border Tunnels

Note from occpal: Already in 2009 Egypt was flooding Gaza’s tunnels and plans to go on with it as part of the steel fence measurements which can cause a severe and permanent devastation of the Gazan as well as Egyptian environment | More and video here Special Report | Egyptian government infected by mad Israeli […]

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Interior ministry slams some Egyptian positions against Rafah tunnels

Note from occpal: Already in 2009 Egypt was flooding Gaza’s tunnels and plans to go on with it as part of the steel fence measurements which can cause a severe and permanent devastation of the Gazan as well as Egyptian environment | More and video here Special Report | Egyptian government infected by mad Israeli […]

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More Excess Death due to Israeli Siege: 18 year old Gaza teen Muhammad Khalil Irbayi, dies in Rafah smuggling tunnel

Maan News Agency | Febr 23, 2013 GAZA CITY (Ma’an) — A teenager died on Saturday while working in a smuggling tunnel under the Gaza-Egypt border, medics said. Muhammad Khalil Irbayi, 18, was electrocuted in a tunnel in Rafah, south Gaza, medics said. Six Palestinians died in January in tunnel implosions, raising the death toll […]

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(NO News BTW) Egypt floods Gaza tunnels to cut Palestinian lifeline

Note from occpal: Already in 2009 Egypt was flooding Gaza’s tunnels and plans to go on with it as part of the steel fence measurements which can cause a severe and permanent devastation of the Gazan as well as Egyptian environment | More and video here Special Report | Egyptian government infected by mad Israeli […]

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More Excess Death: 22 year old Palestinian worker Ahmed Zorob dies in tunnel accident

Deprivation policies kill more people, than any weapon of Israel has killed so far. Deliberate deprivation causing excess death was the cause of death of 1 Million Jewish people in the Holocaust. Yet this world refuses to act against an even bigger genocide: Violent caused death and those slayed by proxy: The Palestinian Genocide [ […]

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More Excess Death | 19 year old Palestinian Hamza Abu Morr Killed In Tunnel Collapse Accident In Rafah

Related: iRemember…The Martyrs of Occupation | الشهداء Sunday January 20, 2013 06:35 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies Palestinian medical sources reported that a Palestinian teenager was killed, on Saturday at night, when a siege-busting tunnel, in Rafah in the southern part of the Gaza Strip, collapsed on him; two Palestinian are still missing […]

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Egyptian official says Gaza tunnels flooded, collapsed

Maan News Agency | Jan 10, 2013 EL ARISH, Egypt (Ma’an) — After three days of intense rainfall, many of the tunnels under Gaza’s border with Egypt are flooded or collapsed, an Egyptian security official told Ma’an. The underground trade has halted during the stormy weather due to concerns that many tunnels remain unstable, the […]

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#Gaza | Excess Death | 25 year old Muhammad Abu Sableh killed in Rafah tunnel collapse

Maan News Agency | Dec 4, 2012   GAZA CITY (Ma’an) — A man was killed late Monday when a smuggling tunnel collapsed underneath the Egypt-Gaza border, medics said. The body of Muhammad Abu Sableh, 25, was recovered from a tunnel near the city of Rafah, medical sources told Ma’an. Noman Qudaih, 38, was killed […]

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