Erez Crossing

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Israel to reopen crossings to Gaza

Israel to reopen crossings to Gaza

Erez and Kerem Shalom crossings to Gaza will open after being shut down following rocket fire.Kobi Finkler, 12/05/2019 05:11
Israel opens Gaza crossings despite rocket fire

Israel opens Gaza crossings despite rocket fire

Israel reopens Kerem Shalom and Erez crossings as part of Egypt-brokered truce, despite firing of 5 rockets overnight.Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/03/2019 08:44
Liberman opens Gaza border crossings

Liberman opens Gaza border crossings

After what was defined as a significant decrease in violent incidents along Gaza border, DM instructs Erez, Kerem Shalom crossings opened.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/10/2018 08:39
Liberman orders closing of Gaza crossings

Liberman orders closing of Gaza crossings

Erez and Kerem Shalom crossings to be closed following rocket attack on Be'er Sheva.Elad Benari, 17/10/2018 06:54
Israel opens Erez border crossing with Gaza after days of calm

Israel opens Erez border crossing with Gaza after days of calm

Only pedestrian crossing with Gaza, closed more than week ago after rioting Muslims damage infrastructure.JTA, Mordechai Sones, 13/09/2018 17:49
Gaza rioters damage Erez crossing, forcing closure

Gaza rioters damage Erez crossing, forcing closure

After hundreds of Arab rioters target Erez crossing on Gaza border, IDF announces closure to repair checkpoint.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/09/2018 10:36
Liberman to reopen Erez Crossing

Liberman to reopen Erez Crossing

Defense Minister announces reopening of of crossing from Gaza to Israel 'given calm along the border.'AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/08/2018 22:50
Minister: Crossing closure a warning to Hamas

Minister: Crossing closure a warning to Hamas

Regional Cooperation Minister Tzahi Hanegbi says Hamas lessening violence due to Israeli response, but not enough.Gary Willig, 19/08/2018 15:58
Why did Israel's Defense Minister close Erez Crossing?

Why did Israel's Defense Minister close Erez Crossing?

Statement from Defense Ministry explains decision to close Gaza crossing.Uzi Baruch, 19/08/2018 10:58
Israel closes Erez crossing

Israel closes Erez crossing

Israel closes Erez crossing following latest violent riots along the Gaza border.Elad Benari, 19/08/2018 07:29
UN concerned over Hamas checkpoint at Israel border

UN concerned over Hamas checkpoint at Israel border

UN envoy expresses concern over Hamas security measures on the Gaza-Israel border.Elad Benari, 27/03/2018 05:45
From today PA controls Gaza crossings

From today PA controls Gaza crossings

After a decade, Palestinian Authority to assume control of Gazan side of border crossings from Hamas.Mordechai Sones, 01/11/2017 12:51
Explosives found hidden in cancer medicine

Explosives found hidden in cancer medicine

Forces find explosives among medical equipment of two Arab nurses allowed into Israel for cancer treatment.Uzi Baruch, 19/04/2017 19:23
Hamas to allow UN, Red Cross workers to leave Gaza

Hamas to allow UN, Red Cross workers to leave Gaza

Hamas allows foreign UN, Red Cross workers to enter and leave Gaza, continues search for leader's assassin.AFP, 01/04/2017 19:59
UN agency suspends Gaza missions

UN agency suspends Gaza missions

UN Special Coordinator for the Middle East peace process suspends missions to Gaza due to Hamas closure of Erez crossing.Ben Ariel, Canada, 31/03/2017 22:38
UN criticizes Hamas over crossing closure

UN criticizes Hamas over crossing closure

UN humanitarian agency says Hamas closure of Erez crossing has "negative impact".Ben Ariel, 31/03/2017 04:45
Arab NGOs call on Hamas to reopen Gaza crossing

Arab NGOs call on Hamas to reopen Gaza crossing

Hamas allows entry into Gaza, but bans those under the age of 45 from leaving.AFP, 30/03/2017 16:24
Hamas closes Gaza, forbids fishing

Hamas closes Gaza, forbids fishing

Hamas shuts Gaza crossing, blames Israel for official's assassination.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/03/2017 13:09
From Hamas to Hevron: $50,000

From Hamas to Hevron: $50,000

Security forces arrested a man yesterday, who took advantage of his commercial permit to smuggle money from Hamas in Gaza to Hevron.Kobi Finkler, 01/09/2016 20:00
Israel opens Erez Crossing for transfer of goods

Israel opens Erez Crossing for transfer of goods

Israel opens the Erez Crossing between Israel and Gaza to allow the transfer of vehicles carrying goods for the first time in nine years.Ben Ariel, 14/07/2016 04:44
Ya'alon reopens Gaza crossing closed for 8 years

Ya'alon reopens Gaza crossing closed for 8 years

Defense Minister announces reopening of Erez crossing to goods, but says it 'won't happen tomorrow or the day after.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/05/2016 20:33
Israel halts Gazans' permits to visit Temple Mount

Israel halts Gazans' permits to visit Temple Mount

Defense Ministry says Palestinians are exploiting permit which grants about 200 worshipers permission to travel to Al-Aqsa Mosque.Shoshana Miskin, 17/03/2016 22:00
Israel eases sanctions on Gazan Arabs

Israel eases sanctions on Gazan Arabs

COGAT Major General Yoav Mordechai confirms Israel is providing more exit permits to Gazan residents wishing to travel abroad.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/03/2016 21:35
Protestors Block Erez Crossing, Demand Mengistu

Protestors Block Erez Crossing, Demand Mengistu

Some 20 demonstrators gathered outside Israel's border crossing with Gaza to call on Hamas to free the mentally ill captive.Cynthia Blank, 27/08/2015 10:55
Israel to Reopen Gaza Border Crossings

Israel to Reopen Gaza Border Crossings

IDF spokeswoman says Israel is to reopen border crossings to and from Gaza that were closed following rocket attack on Ashkelon.Elad Benari, 08/06/2015 01:14
Israel Invests in Border Crossings with Gaza

Israel Invests in Border Crossings with Gaza

Trucks carrying goods will increase at Kerem Shalom Crossing, and Erez Crossing will receive a complete security overhaul.Cynthia Blank, 05/02/2015 08:00
'Sharp Messages' to Hamas after Rocket Fire

'Sharp Messages' to Hamas after Rocket Fire

Prime minister and defense minister's warning caused Hamas to arrest five suspects, says security source.Gil Ronen, Ido Ben Porat, 02/11/2014 20:01
Hamas: Border Closings 'Violate International Law'

Hamas: Border Closings 'Violate International Law'

Who broke international law? Hamas slams Israel, after border crossings are closed following rocket fired at Israeli civilians.Tova Dvorin, 02/11/2014 12:39
Israel to Close Gaza Crossings

Israel to Close Gaza Crossings

Israel will close Erez and Kerem Shalom crossings except for humanitarian cases.Ben Ariel, 02/11/2014 02:43
Gaza Crossing Closed Following Mortar Barrage

Gaza Crossing Closed Following Mortar Barrage

Five wounded at Erez Crossing, leading to closure of transfer point where wounded Gazans have been exiting for medical treatment.Ari Yashar, 24/08/2014 17:48
Tough To Be Female Terrorist Ex-Con in Gaza

Tough To Be Female Terrorist Ex-Con in Gaza

PA Arab women terrorists who serve time in Israeli prisons and then attempt to return to Arab society don't have it easy.Chana Ya'ar, 20/03/2013 10:36
Gaza Boy Given Medical Treatment in Israel

Gaza Boy Given Medical Treatment in Israel

15-year-old boy from Gaza taken to hospital in Israel after being injured in the coastal enclave. Israel helps despite rocket attacks.Elad Benari, 14/03/2012 06:43
Video: Sderot Message of Hope

Video: Sderot Message of Hope

Video: children of Sderot released balloons bearing messages of hope for Gaza children, while Arabs held anti-Israel protests in Egypt and Gaza.Hana Levi Julian & Yoni Kempinski, 31/12/2009 19:08