Egypt temporarily reopens Rafah crossing

Gaza crossing to stay open for two days to allow sick residents to seek treatment and foreign nationals to leave.

    Egypt has reopened the Rafah border crossing for the first time in almost two months, to allow sick Gaza residents to seek treatment and foreign nationals to leave.

    Egypt says there has been no decision to fully open the only access point to the Gaza Strip not controlled by Israel.

    Al Jazeera's Natasha Ghoneim reports.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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