Egypt: Rafah Crossing to Be Sealed for Five Days Starting Today
17 August 2012
Rafah crossing will be sealed for five days starting Friday on the occasion of the weekend and Eid el-Fitr holiday, the Middle East News Agency (MENA) reported.
Work will be resumed on Wednesday morning according to a new operating mechanism and the crossing will be opened for humanitarian cases and pilgrims returning from Saudi Arabia, the news agency quoted an official source at the crossing as saying.
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