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# Rafah

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# Rafah crossing
Egypt opens its borders to Gaza for Ramadan to help 'ease suffering'
The Rafah crossing is the Gaza Strip’s only gateway to the outside world not controlled by Israel.
# Conflict
Gaza conflict: Clinton to travel to Israel and Egypt for peace talks
The conflict is now entering its seventh day with over a hundred dead.
# Rachel Corrie
Israel: Death of Rachel Corrie an 'accident'
An Israeli court has ruled that the state of Israel is not responsible for the death of 23-year-old American activist Rachel Corrie, who was crushed by an army bulldozer in Gaza in 2003.
# Gaza Flotilla
Minister questions need for Gaza flotilla
Alan Shatter said the aid mission was a political protest.
# Gaza
Egypt to open Gaza border crossing permanently from this weekend
Gaza has been under blockade since Hamas took power in 2007; Rafah border crossing opening will give people in Gaza the opportunity to freely enter and exit for first time in four years.