Israel approves 800 evacuation requests for foreign passports holders
Published Saturday 12/07/2014 18:13
BETHLEHEM (Ma'an) -- The Israeli coordinator of government activities in the territories has received 800 requests to evacuate Palestinians with foreign passports from the Gaza Strip, Israeli media reported.
The Hebrew-language Walla news website said on Saturday that the coordinator approved all the requests and the evacuation will start on Sunday through the Beit Hanoun crossing.
The 800 requests are from Palestinians holding American, Romanian, Swedish, Norwegian, British, Turkish and Australian passports.