450 Gazans enter Egypt on first day of Rafah opening

29.05.2011                      25.Ijar, 5771                      Tag 40 des Omer

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450 Gazans enter Egypt on first day of Rafah opening

Israel pursuing its security concerns directly with Cairo, says government source; Crossing opened for first time after 4 years.

Saturday welcomed the reopening of the Rafah border crossing and praised Egypt for its “brave decision” to erode the blockade of Gaza imposed by Israel.
Despite the opening of the crossing with Sinai, Israel continued to maintain an official silence, with neither the Prime Minister’s Office nor the Foreign Ministry making any formal statements on the matter….