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Egypt says Rafah crossing with Gaza still open in both directions

Ahram Online , Tuesday 17 Jul 2018
File photo of Egypt's Rafah border crossing to the Gaza strip. (Photo: Reuters)
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Egyptian authorities said on Tuesday that the Rafah border crossing with the Gaza Strip is still open in both directions to stranded travellers and humanitarian cases, despite a technical failure in the crossing’s communication system.

Authorities dismissed media reports on Tuesday that the crossing was closed.

Repairs are underway to fix the error.


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