Monthly Archives: May 2011

Egypt Opens Rafiah Crossing

By | 2011-05-29T05:52:00+00:00 May 29th, 2011|News|

Hordes of Gaza Arabs rushed through into Sinai Saturday morning, as Egyptian authorities opened the Rafiah crossing, this time on a permanent basis, they said. Egyptian officials said that the crossing operated smoothly on its first day, and Gaza Arabs interviewed by reporters praised the opening, calling Egypt “very brave” for the move.