Rafah Border Crossing

Egypt closes Gaza border amid tensions with Hamas

Egypt closes Gaza border amid tensions with Hamas

  • First time the Rafah crossing was shuttered during a workday since early this year
  • Move was meant to pressure Hamas because of the ‘differences’ between Cairo and and the militant group
By AP ·

Special Egypt closes Rafah crossing after monitoring violations by Hamas

Egypt closes Rafah crossing after monitoring violations by Hamas

By Mohammed Abu Zaid ·