Rafah border crossing

High-level source denies Egypt plans to send forces to Gaza

Sun, 30 Jun 2024 - 04:10 GMT

The source affirmed that the arrangements within the Strip after the ongoing Israeli military operation are solely a Palestinian matter

The Documentary Production Sector of the United Media Services Announced Presenting the Documentary Film “Ma’abar Rafah”

Sun, 23 Jun 2024 - 09:25 GMT

The Documentary Production Sector of the United Media Services Announced Presenting the Documentary Film “Ma’abar Rafah”

Egypt reaffirms Israeli withdrawal from Rafah crossing as prerequisite for reopening: Senior source

Sun, 02 Jun 2024 - 03:58 GMT

Egypt has restated its unwavering position, emphasizing the requirement for Israeli withdrawal from the Palestinian side of the Rafah crossing as a crucial condition for reopening the crossing.

Egyptian, US, Israeli officials to meet in Cairo Sunday to discuss reopening of Rafah border crossing

Sat, 01 Jun 2024 - 02:29 GMT

This discussion comes in the context of Egypt's commitment to ensuring a full withdrawal of Israeli forces from the crossing, the source added.

Egypt, US, Israel to meet in Cairo to discuss Rafah crossing reopening: Axios

Fri, 31 May 2024 - 05:45 GMT

Officials from Egypt, the United States, and Israel are scheduled to meet in Cairo next week to discuss the reopening of the Rafah border crossing, reported Axios, citing US and Israeli officials.

Egyptian relief trucks enter Gaza via Karm Abu Salem crossing

Sun, 26 May 2024 - 03:52 GMT

About 200 humanitarian aid trucks, including four fuel trucks, were redirected from the Rafah border crossing to the Karm Abu Salem crossing

ICJ orders immediate cessation of Israeli military operations in Rafah

Fri, 24 May 2024 - 02:50 GMT

The ICJ ruled that Israel must immediately open the Rafah crossing between Egypt and Gaza for aid delivery.

Blinken: Israeli military operation near Rafah crossing poses challenges for aid delivery

Fri, 24 May 2024 - 01:33 GMT

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken stated that Israeli military operations near the Rafah border crossing between Egypt and Gaza have made the delivery of humanitarian assistance challenging, according to Reuters.

Egypt denies Israeli reports alleging phone conversation between head of Intelligence, Shin Bet over Rafah crossing crisis

Mon, 13 May 2024 - 10:30 GMT

Israeli Walla news website claimed that the chief of the Israeli Shin Bet made a phone call with head of the Egyptian Intelligence Services Abbas Kamal to speak about finding a solution to the crisis of Rafah border crossing.

Egyptian FM comments on Peace Treaty with Israel after Rafah Border Crossing crisis

Sun, 12 May 2024 - 02:09 GMT

That was during a joint press conference with his Slovenian counterpart Tanja Fajon in Cairo.

Egyptian president instantly follows developments in Gaza

Sun, 12 May 2024 - 01:19 GMT

President Abdel Fatah El-Sisi is closely and instantly following the developments in Gaza Strip.

Egypt condemns Israeli seizure of Palestinian side of Rafah Border Crossing

Tue, 07 May 2024 - 10:42 GMT

The statement released by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs considered that such "perilous escalation a threat to the lives of more than one million Palestinians."

Thousands of Gazans receive medical treatment, psychological support since war outbreak

Fri, 03 May 2024 - 03:50 GMT

Around 13,000 Palestinians from Gaza, including those with serious injuries and their companions, have received treatment at Egyptian hospitals, stated Spokesman of the Ministry of Health Hossam Abdel Ghaffar.

Egypt provided 85% of total Gaza aid, Rafah crossing open 24/7: PM

Mon, 29 Apr 2024 - 10:47 GMT

Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly said Monday at the World Economic Forum in Riyadh that Rafah border crossing is open 24/7.

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”.