News Briefs

  2/21/2012, Shevat 28, 5772

Egypt Closes Rafah Crossing to Gaza

Gaza media reported that the Egyptian authorities closed the Rafah crossing this morning (Tuesday) without any prior notice, according to Yediot Ahronot news. Director of Gaza crossings authority, Maher Abu Sabha, told reporters that Egypt closed the crossing without any coordination with the Interior Ministry of the Hamas government.