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Gaza passengers stuck in Cairo, Rafah and Saudi Arabia

Maan News Agency | July 8, 2013   GAZA CITY (Ma’an) — Dozens of Palestinians are being held at Cairo International Airport after Egypt closed its border with the Gaza Strip/ Egypt’s army closed the Rafah crossing on Friday, citing unrest in Sinai. Palestinians flying into Cairo airport have been forced to either return to […]

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Egypt Opens Rafah Border – in pictures

Special Topic | Egypt opens Rafah Border with Gaza but still no Real End of the Restrictions on Movement for Palestinians Skiping the opinions of media | Here The Real Facts Rafah: a return to the status quo? | Leila Hada Gaza Rheat Sheet | Real data on the Gaza Closure| PDF | Gisha

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Egypt Re-Opens Gaza Border, Partially Dismantling Siege « Tikun Olam-תקון עולם: Make the World a Better Place

  Palestinian man waits for Rafah border crossing to open (Eyad Baba/AP) A cornerstone of U.S.-Israel policy over the past five years has just partially dissolved with Egypt’s reopening today of the Rafah border crossing.  This will allow passenger traffic (but not goods) to cross every day with little hindrance (though men from 18-40 will […]

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