Tag Archives: Rafah Border

A 1 day old baby died at Egyptian side of Rafah crossing – Second dead due to the Israeli-Egyptian siege on Gaza

Al Ray Agencies | Sept 28, 2013 Gaza, ALRAY – Newborn baby died Saturday after he made his way to life Friday on the Egyptian side of the Rafah crossing. Ministry of Interior reported medial resources as saying that Mohamed al- Mashharawi was born Friday at night at the Egyptian side of the Rafah border […]

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Gaza gov’t warns of humanitarian disaster due to closure of Rafah crossing

[ PIC 01/08/2013 – 03:54 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– The Palestinian government in Gaza has warned of humanitarian disaster in the besieged enclave in the event the Egyptian authorities continued to close the Rafah border crossing. The ministry of foreign affairs said in a message sent Thursday on behalf of the government to regional and […]

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Egypt turns back 450 people at Rafah crossing

Published today 09:36 GAZA CITY (Ma’an) — Egyptian authorities on Saturday turned back 450 people from Gaza at the Rafah border crossing. The step was believed to be related to the deteriorating security situation in Egypt’s Sinai. Five people were killed in clashes which erupted Friday between the army and Islamists in the city of […]

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