Hamas members on way to Mecca denied entry into Egypt

By JPOST.COM STAFF
October 15, 2010 14:23

Hamas on Friday claimed that Egyptian officials denied several senior officials entry through the Rafiah crossing, Israel Radio reported.

The Hamas officials were making their way to celebrate the Hajj ceremony, the annual pilgrimage to Mecca.

Hamas said that Egyptian authorities supplied a long list of Hamas members who are not allowed to leave the Gaza Strip, including Hamas spokesman and parliament members.


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