Thursday, July 30
Latest News
  1. In Iraq bastions, PKK braces for new war with Turkey
  2. Five dead in attacks as Turkey battles PKK
  3. Pakistan says second round of Afghan-Taliban talks postponed
  4. Humanitarian chief: Yemen blockade 'killing' civilians
  5. OPEC chief says oil cartel 'not ready' to cut production
  6. Syrian Kurds refine oil for themselves for first time
  7. Deadly car bomb hits Yemen capital as fighting rages in south
  8. Army: Nigeria appoints new head of multinational force on Boko Haram
  9. Analysts: Allies tolerate Turkey's double game to boost IS fight
  10. Afghan Taliban unaware of peace talks, no comment on Mullah Omar
  11. At least 12 dead as truck hits pilgrims in Mexico
  12. White House: Report of Mullah Omar death 'credible'
  13. Federal Reserve holds key rate unchanged
  14. Kuwait's Zain telecom Q2 profit dives over Arab unrest
  15. IS car bomb kills 4 near mosque in Yemen capital
  16. Pentagon assures it will check Iran's 'malign' influence
  17. Afghan intelligence: Taliban leader Mullah Omar is dead
  18. Legal source: Egyptian electrocuted trying to sneak onto Eurostar:
  19. Yemen to merge 'resistance' fighters with army
  20. UN envoy invites Syrians to parallel, thematic talks

Rafah crossing open for wounded, foreign passport holders

Aug. 7, 2014 12:34 P.M. (Updated: Aug. 7, 2014 1:55 P.M.)
GAZA CITY (Ma'an) -- The Egyptian authorities opened the Rafah crossing for those injured during the Israeli offensive and for foreign passport holders on Thursday, officials said..

The head of the Gaza crossings authority told Ma'an that the Rafah crossing works according to the Egyptian system that determines the number of travelers.

Maher Abu Sabha pointed out that residents are crowded at the crossing waiting to travel.

Buses that leave the crossing to the Egyptian side immediately head to the Cairo airport, Abu Sabha added.

Powered By: HTD Technologies
Ma'an News Agency
All rights reserved © 2005-2015