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  7/5/2013, Tammuz 27, 5773

Report: Rafah Crossing Closed due to Sinai Tension

The Rafah Crossing between Hamas-ruled Gaza and Egypt was closed, Friday morning, due to tensions in the Sinai Peninsula, according to Al-Jazeera.

Islamist gunmen attacked the airport at nearby El-Arish, as well as a number of security installations, during the pre-dawn hours.