Erez crossing

Palestinian boys stand by a fence at the Erez Crossing, October 2017
Palestinians abandon children at Erez crossing, COGAT warns

"As a father myself I can't understand how a parent leaves his child with a stranger," said COGAT [Coordinator of Government Activities in the Territories] head Col. Iyad Sarhan.

Palestinian boys stand by a fence at the Erez Crossing, October 2017
Israel closes Gaza’s pedestrian crossing in response to border riots

The re-opening of Erez Crossing was conditioned on an understanding that Hamas would halt it fire of rockets and incendiary devices against Israel.

Erez crossing
FPA angered by overzealous searching of journalists returning from Gaza

The FPA has a meeting scheduled for Monday with Construction and Housing Minister Yoav Galant during which the issue will once again be raised.

Palestinian boys stand by a fence at the Erez Crossing, October 2017
NGO: Courts giving authorities free hand in Gaza closure

The report found “The courts affirm the state’s position almost blindly."

11/02/2018
Palestinian boys stand by a fence at the Erez Crossing, October 2017
Report: 2017 was worst year since Protective Edge for Gaza access

Israel has slowly limited movement from Gaza, reducing the number of exit permits by 51% from 2016 to 2017.

15/01/2018
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