Egypt to close Rafah border for Armed Forces Day

By JPOST.COM STAFF
October 5, 2011 22:09

Egyptian authorities closed the border with Gaza on Thursday for the celebration of the Armed Forces Day on October 6, Ma'an News Agency reported via the Interior Ministry in Gaza.

Armed Forces Day is a national holiday in Egypt, celebrating the day the Egyptian army crossed the Suez Canal during the 1973 War.


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