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  Cheshvan 13, 5773 , 29/10/12

Report: King of Bahrain to Visit Gaza

The King of Bahrain, Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, is to visit Gaza, Egyptian media reported on Sunday. According to the report, he will land at the airport in El-Arish and from there will go to the Rafiah crossing and enter Gaza. No date was mentioned for the planned visit.

Last week, the Qatari Emir visited Gaza, in what was the first visit by an Arab leader to Gaza since the Hamas takeover.

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