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  12/26/2012, Tevet 13, 5773

Israel Opens Gaza Crossings to Gravel Shipments

Israel has decided to allow large-scale gravel imports to Gaza via Israeli-controlled crossings in the Negev, Maan news reports.
Previously gravel and some other construction supplies were allowed through Israeli crossings only in limited quantities, in an attempt to prevent Hamas from using them for military purposes.