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Rafah Crossing

Palestinian Woman Fights Back And Attacks Her Harasser (Video)

Hani Almadhoun | Posted 12.04.2013 | World
Hani Almadhoun

Earlier this week, a group of Palestinian students kept away from their schools and universities by the closure of the Rafah crossing organized a prot...

Egyptian Activists Cross Into Gaza

The Huffington Post | Ahmed Shihab-Eldin | Posted 01.23.2013 | World

A convoy of about 500 Egyptian activists crossed into the Gaza Strip last week to deliver medical supplies and show solidarity with Palestinians as th...

Egypt Permanently Opens Crossing With Gaza Strip

AP | MARK LAVIE | Posted 07.25.2011 | World

CAIRO — Egypt's decision Wednesday to end its blockade of Gaza by opening the only crossing to the Hamas-ruled Palestinian territory this weeken...

Gaza Freedom March Blocked by Egypt

Medea Benjamin | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Medea Benjamin

Citing escalating tensions on the Gaza-Egypt border, the Egyptian Foreign Ministry just informed us that the Rafah border will be closed over the coming weeks, into January.

Egypt Blocks 1,200 From Entering Gaza To Protest Israeli Closures

AFP | Adel Zaanoun (AFP) – 8 Hours Ago | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

EREZ CROSSING, Gaza Strip -- Hundreds of people including international activists protested on both sides of a Gaza Strip border crossing on Thursday ...

Allowed No Passage, Laila El-Haddad Returns to the U.S.

Jillian York | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Jillian York

As the saga of journalist and blogger Laila El-Haddad moved into its 36th hour at the airport and her tweeting and blogging ceased, fans, friends, and readers became concerned.

Hamas Rejects Israeli Cease-Fire Demands

Israel News | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Hamas will not accept Israeli conditions for a cease-fire in Gaza and would continue armed resistance until the offensive ends, Khaled Meshal, the lea...