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Israel shuts down Gaza crossings

Posted in The Blockade, The Gaza Strip by beyondtheborder on April 15, 2009

The Israeli military decided to close three key crossing points into the Gaza Strip on Wednesday, blocking deliveries of food, fuel, and other vital goods.

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Israeli authorities open Kerem Shalom and Nahal Oz crossings

Posted in Miscellaneous by beyondtheborder on March 29, 2009

According to Raed Fattuh, chair of the Gazan Committee for the Entry of Goods, Israel partially opened the Kerem Shalom crossing to let in 115 truckloads, 11 of them filled with humanitarian aid for the UN and other agencies.

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