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MP Bahar calls on Egypt to open Rafah crossing permanently

[ PIC 02/09/2013 – 03:51 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– The Palestinian Legislative Council (PLC) has called on the Egyptian authorities to stop its campaign of demolishing the border tunnels which are used to bring vital supplies into the besieged Gaza Strip. Dr. Ahmed Bahar, first deputy chairman of the PLC, said in a press conference […]

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Egypt opens Gaza border permanently

  PressTV –  Sat May 28, 2011 9:16AM Egypt has reopened its Rafah border with the Israeli-blockaded Gaza Strip, allowing people to cross freely for the first time in four years following the downfall of ex-President Hosni Mubarak. Egypt opened the border crossing where many Palestinians gathered on Saturday in eager anticipation of the move […]

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Egypt to open Rafah border permanently

Egyptian state news agency quotes military sources as saying the border with Gaza will be opened starting from Saturday. Last Modified: 25 May 2011 18:27 There have been several attempts, some successful, to break the blockade on the Gaza Strip [GALLO/GETTY] Egypt will permanently open its Rafah border crossing starting from Saturday, the country’s official […]

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Israel closes Karni crossing permanently

Published today (updated) 02/03/2011 09:56     GAZA CITY (Ma’an) — Israeli authorities decided on Wednesday to permanently close Gaza’s central Karni crossing. Raed Fattouh, a Palestinian liaison official, said Israel informed him Karni would close and the only crossing will be Kerem Shalom.   Maan News Agency: Israel closes Karni crossing permanently.

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