Egypt: Gaza blockade a failure, border stays open

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June 7, 2010 16:02

 
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SHARM E-SHEIKH, Egypt (AP) — Egypt will keep its border with Gaza open indefinitely, easing the blockade on the territory's Palestinians and giving them a crucial link to the outside the world, an Egyptian security official said Monday.

The official spoke Monday on condition of anonymity because of the sensitivity of the issue.

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