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Palestinians wait for travel permits to cross into Egypt through the Rafah border crossing.

Report: Hamas takes responsibility for managing Rafah crossing

The decision for the Palestinian Authority to leave the area was made in response to Hamas's "measures."

Egypt decides to temporarily open Rafah crossing

A resident of Gaza City said he hoped that he will be able to travel abroad for studies.

07/02/2018
Hamas hands over control of the Rafa border crossing with Egypt to the Palestinian Authority

Hamas cedes Gaza border crossings to Palestinian Authority control

The handover follows the conclusion of a reconciliation deal in October between the two Palestinian rival factions.

Deadline for Palestinian Authority takeover of Gaza set for December 1

How will this impact Gaza border crossings with Egypt and Israel?

Gazans attempting to cross into Egypt at the Rafah crossing

Hamas leader: Rafah crossing to be opened intermittently

Egyptian intelligence is reportedly making the opening of the crossing conditional on security in the Sinai peninsula.

Rafah crossing

Egypt opens Rafah crossing for first time in three months

Since the ouster of Egyptian president Mohamed Morsi of the Muslim Brotherhood in 2013, Cairo has seldom opened the Rafah crossing.

15/08/2017
Rafah border crossing

Gaza, Egypt border opens for two days, reportedly for VIPS

Among those reportedly crossing were MP's and other political figures as well as academics.

By JPOST.COM STAFF
15/10/2016
Palestinian Hamas militants take part in a protest against Israel

Hamas delegation to Egypt fails to improve relations, report says

Hamas refused to admit responsibility in Sinai security incidents, Al-Ahram says.

Marah Diab

Egypt, Israel and the PA criticized after 10-year-old dies of kidney failure in Gaza

Following her death, Diab has been described on Palestinian social media as "the martyr of the siege on Gaza," who died as a result of the closure of all the border crossings to Gaza.

Egypt Rafah

WATCH: Egyptian warplanes bomb targets near Gaza border

Video obtained by Reuters showed what the cameraman said to be an Egyptian warplane flying over Gaza.

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