Tuesday, Dec. 12
Latest News
  1. 19 Palestinians detained by Israeli forces in overnight raids
  2. At least 29 Palestinians injured as clashes continue
  3. 4 Palestinian students injured during clashes in Tulkarem
  4. Palestinian teen, who was subject of viral photo, to appear in court
  5. Israeli forces violently disperse Palestinians at Damascus Gate
  6. Clashes continue in Bethlehem, Aida Refugee Camp
  7. Israeli forces shoot, injure young Palestinian woman in Ramallah area
  8. In Photos: Israeli police use force to break up protest in Jerusalem
  9. Palestinians observe general strike in protest of Trump decision
  10. Over 50 Palestinians injured, 9 with live ammunition, in clashes

Official: Travelers must register to exit Gaza

Nov. 1, 2012 11:33 A.M. (Updated: Nov. 1, 2012 9:16 P.M.)
GAZA CITY (Ma’an) -- Travelers hoping to exit the Gaza Strip must register in advance, a border official said Wednesday.

Crossings director Maher Abu Sabha told Ma'an that the registration process was temporarily cancelled during the Muslim holiday of Eid al-Adha, but the policy is back in force now.

Abu Sabha described a "state of chaos" during the holiday which prompted the reversal. Hundreds of people traveled through the crossing during Eid, so the process was suspended.

Starting Saturday and until Wednesday, the crossing expects to welcome nearly 4,000 Hajj pilgrims. They will return in batches of 500, Abu Sabha said.
Powered By: HTD Technologies
Ma'an News Agency
All rights reserved © 2005-2017