Rafah border crossing

35 wounded Palestinians cross Rafah Border for treatment in Egypt

Fri, 12 Apr 2024 - 09:25 GMT

35 injured Palestinians and 72 of their companions crossed Rafah Border Crossing on Friday coming from the Gaza Strip for treatment.

Rafah Border Crossing to remain open, operating during Eid al Fitr

Tue, 09 Apr 2024 - 10:13 GMT

Rafah Border Crossing will remain opening and operating throughout the days of Eid al-Fitr, to bring humanitarian aid to the people of Gaza according to Egyptian official sources.

452 Palestinians enter Egypt through Rafah Border Crossing

Sun, 31 Mar 2024 - 01:14 GMT

A source in North Sinai stated that Rafah Border Crossing with Gaza Strip would receive Sunday 452 travelers.

54 aid trucks head to Gaza through Egypt’s Rafah Border Crossing

Sun, 24 Mar 2024 - 10:58 GMT

Those are provided by Egyptian government and charity associations.

At Egypt’s Rafah crossing, UN chief reaffirms call for immediate ceasefire in Gaza

Sat, 23 Mar 2024 - 01:36 GMT

It is the time for ceasing fire and it is the time of “ironclad commitment” by Israel to allow access of humanitarian aid and the time of releasing all captives,” he continued.

Across borders in Gaza children died of malnutrition, dehydration: UNICEF spokesman says in front of Rafah crossing

Tue, 19 Mar 2024 - 07:16 GMT

James Elder, spokesman for UNICEF, urged, the world on Tuesday for the passage of humanitarian aid in front of the Rafah crossing, saying that “these are the supplies that are urgently need to get across into the civilians of Gaza to save the children”.

72 trucks carrying humanitarian aid, fuel enter Gaza through Egypt's Rafah Border Crossing

Tue, 19 Mar 2024 - 11:34 GMT

The Egyptian Red Crescent announced Tuesday the entry of 72 trucks carrying humanitarian aid and fuel to Gaza Strip through Rafah Border Crossing.

133 humanitarian aid trucks enter Gaza Strip through Rafah border crossing

Thu, 07 Mar 2024 - 12:10 GMT

Earlier, the crossing witnessed the entry of 130 aid trucks from the Egyptian side into the Gaza Strip.

Egypt never closed Rafah border crossing, Presidential spokesperson

Tue, 05 Mar 2024 - 11:09 GMT

Rafah border crossing is open around the clock, Presidential Spokesman Ahmed Fahmy said, stressing that Egypt has not closed and will never close it.

Hamas: Israel spreads false claims of Egypt taking extra fees at Rafah crossing to ‘sow discord’

Sat, 02 Mar 2024 - 11:02 GMT

Taher Al-Nono, a media adviser for the Hamas movement, has accused Israel of spreading false claims that Egypt is imposing extra fees on Palestinians crossing through the Rafah border crossing from Gaza.

50 aid trucks enter Gaza through Rafah border crossing

Thu, 22 Feb 2024 - 12:33 GMT

Additionally, several travelers coming from Gaza to Egypt will cross the border, including foreign passport holders and Palestinians working abroad, the administration added.

42 injured Palestinians, 301 dual nationals enter Egypt on Feb. 19

Mon, 19 Feb 2024 - 01:37 GMT

That is in addition to 35 companions and 122 Palestinian-Egyptians.

Gaza border authority source denies reports of Rafah crossing storming

Fri, 16 Feb 2024 - 05:37 GMT

An official from the General Authority for Crossings and Borders has denied news reports and claims on social media about the alleged storming of the Rafah border crossing.

National Dialogue: Biden should prevent anticipated Gaza massacres instead of making false statements about Egypt’s role

Sat, 10 Feb 2024 - 11:00 GMT

The Board of Trustees of Egypt’s National Dialogue has issued a statement strongly rejecting the “false statements” made by US President Joe Biden regarding Egypt’s stance on opening the Rafah crossing from its side.

Presidency Spokesman: Egypt rejects politicizing file of humanitarian aid in Israeli war on Gaza

Fri, 09 Feb 2024 - 04:19 GMT

“It was impossible for aid to enter the Gaza Strip due to the bombing on the other side of the crossing and once the bombing ended, the crossing was repaired and equipped for bringing trucks,” he said.

IFRC President visits Rafah border crossing

Thu, 08 Feb 2024 - 08:40 GMT

For her part, Forbes thanked the Egyptian Red Crescent team in North Sinai for their humanitarian efforts.

Rafah border crossing receives dozens of injured Palestinians, companions

Wed, 31 Jan 2024 - 02:53 GMT

The Rafah border crossing has received 29 injured Palestinians and patients from the Gaza Strip with 57 companions over the past hours to receive treatment in Egypt.

Photos: 5,939 humanitarian aid trucks entered to Gaza via Egypt’s Rafah crossing since Israeli assault started: PRCS

Thu, 18 Jan 2024 - 02:54 GMT

The Palestine Red Crescent Society (PRCS) announced that its teams has received 5939 trucks carrying humanitarian aid from its Egyptian counterpart through the Rafah border crossing between October 21 and January 18, 2024.

UN senior humanitarian Gaza coordinator visits Rafah crossing, vows to ensure further aid delivery

Wed, 17 Jan 2024 - 11:32 GMT

UN Senior Humanitarian and Reconstruction Coordinator for Gaza Sigrid Kaag made a visit to the Rafah border crossing on Wednesday.

Egypt: Israeli ‘intransigence’ remains the primary obstacle for aid delivery to Gaza

Sun, 14 Jan 2024 - 04:20 GMT

After 100 days of Israeli aggression in Gaza, Rashwan stressed that the Rafah border crossing has remained open from the Egyptian side throughout the ongoing military escalation.