Egypt Closes Rafiah Crossing Yet Again

Egypt closes the Rafiah crossing with Gaza, cites concern for "the security of Palestinian citizens."Elad Benari, 9/22/2013, 6:00 AM

Egypt to Re-open Rafiah for Special Cases, Say PA Sources

Egyptian authorities will open the Rafiah crossing between Egypt and Gaza for students and medical patients, says PA.Elad Benari, 9/17/2013, 6:14 AM

Egypt Finds Evidence of Hamas Involvement in Sinai Terror

Hamas rejects Egyptian army's allegations that it has been cooperating with Sinai terrorists.Elad Benari, 9/16/2013, 6:15 AM

Hamas in Crisis as Egypt Terror Crackdown Continues

Egypt’s counter-terror operations and anti-Islamist rhetoric leave Hamas in a precarious position.Maayana Miskin, 9/15/2013, 11:56 AM

Hamas: We Didn't Train Egyptian Islamists

Hamas rejects Egyptian report accusing it of teaching Islamists in Egypt how to plant bombs in cars.Elad Benari, 9/13/2013, 4:43 AM

Egypt Shuts Down Rafiah Crossing After Sinai Crackdown

Egypt closes the Rafiah crossing with Gaza, citing "security concerns" following a crackdown on Sinai terrorists.Elad Benari, 9/8/2013, 6:30 AM

Hamas to Egypt: Reopen the Border Crossing

Gaza’s terrorist rulers urge Egypt to reopen the border crossing that was closed after a terror attack on Egyptian security personnel.Elad Benari, 8/22/2013, 6:43 AM

80% of Gaza Tunnels Have Been Destroyed, Says UN

About 80% of the tunnels used to smuggle goods and arms into Gaza from Egypt are "no longer functioning", estimates UN envoy Robert Serry.Elad Benari, 7/24/2013, 4:12 AM

PA Arab Arrested in Connection with Sinai Pipeline Explosion

Egyptian security officials arrested a PA Arab man in connection to a bomb blast which targeted a gas pipeline in Sinai.Elad Benari, 7/14/2013, 6:30 AM

Will Egypt Divorce the Palestinians?

Influential calls to expel Palestinians from Egypt’s military and police academies, acc. to expert. Hamas attack from 2012 causing anger.Gil Ronen, 7/13/2013, 10:23 PM

Haniyeh Unfazed by Morsi's Removal

"The Palestinian problem" will continue to be the central issue for the Arab world, says Hamas Prime Minister.Dalit Halevi & Elad Benari, 7/8/2013, 3:46 AM

Min. Aharonovich: Morsi's Fall a Blow to Hamas

Public security minister says IDF had a good relationship with Morsi, despite lack of direct contact.Gil Ronen, 7/6/2013, 9:08 PM

Iranian Aid Convoy to be Allowed into Gaza

Egypt has approved the entry of an Iranian aid convoy with food and medical supplies into Gaza.Elad Benari, 12/13/2012, 4:49 AM

Barak Approves Call-Up of 30,000 Soldiers

U.S. calls on Egypt to use its sway with the Hamas to end the violence, Egypt's prime minister to visit Gaza Friday.Gil Ronen, 11/15/2012, 9:37 PM

Egyptian Officials Say Released Terrorists Behind Sinai Attack

Egyptian security officials: several of the terrorists involved in recent Sinai attack had been released from prison by Morsi.Elad Benari, 8/26/2012, 5:11 AM

Egypt Opens the Rafiah Border Crossing with Gaza

Egypt opens the Rafiah border crossing, allows people to travel in and out of Gaza, for the first time since last week's terror attack.Elad Benari, 8/15/2012, 4:10 AM

Morsi Meets Haniyeh, Doesn't Promise to Open Border

Gaza’s Prime Minister Ismail Haniyeh meets Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi. Visit signals a shift in Cairo's stance toward Hamas.Elad Benari, 7/27/2012, 5:14 AM

Morsi Meets Mashaal, Stresses Support for 'Palestinians'

Egypt's new Islamist president Morsi met senior Hamas officials and pledged his support for the "struggle of the Palestinian nation".Elad Benari, Canada, 7/21/2012, 1:34 AM

Fatah Opposes Opening Gaza-Egypt Border

Fatah says it is opposed to the opening of Gaza’s border with Egypt, says Hamas supports Israeli policy of giving Egypt control of Gaza.Elad Benari, 7/17/2012, 3:13 AM

Egypt Blocks Pro-Hamas Group's Aid Convoy to Gaza

George Galloway's Viva Palestina suffers setback after Egyptian authorities refuse to allow its aid convoy to enter Gaza.Elad Benari, 6/6/2012, 4:46 AM

Rafiah Crossing Open Permanently by Week's End

Egypt says it will permanently open the Rafiah Crossing with Gaza by the end of this week. Chana Ya'ar, 5/26/2011, 12:03 AM

Egyptians Plan March to Gaza and Additional Anti-Israel Action

As part of the worsening anti-Israel climate in Egypt and Egyptian group plans to march to "Palestine" on May 15 to protest Israel's establishment.Aryeh Ben Hayim, 5/10/2011, 12:05 PM

Egypt Draws Closer to Hamas, Iran

Egypt's new leaders draw closer to Iran and Hamas as they question the continuation of peace with Israel.Maayana Miskin, 4/29/2011, 11:22 AM

Egypt Closes Entrance to Gazans Needing Medical Care

Gaza residents slated for medical treatment in Egypt are not allowed through Rafah crossing, says Al-Jazeera. That includes children.Elad Benari, 2/14/2011, 3:12 AM

Hamas Attacks Journalists Who Supported Egypt Rallies

Journalists beaten, detained at Gaza sit-in protest supporting Egypt's rallies, made to sign promise not to do it again.Gil Ronen, 2/3/2011, 9:09 AM

Egypt: Gaza Still Israel's Problem

Egypt rejects plan that would see Gaza residents use the Rafah crossing, saying Gaza is still Israel's responsibility.Maayana Miskin, 6/17/2010, 8:51 PM

Egypt-Gaza Crossing Closed Despite Announcement

Egypt closes its crossing with Gaza to Algerian activists despite last week's announcement that it would remain open.Maayana Miskin, 6/13/2010, 8:42 PM

Egypt to Open Gaza Border Indefinitely

Egypt to open its border with Gaza indefinitely after three years of closure. Israeli border to remain sealed.Maayana Miskin, 6/7/2010, 11:09 PM