Israeli fire and tear gas during a protest against U.S. embassy move to Jerusalem and ahead of the 70th anniversary of Nakba, at the Israel-Gaza border - REUTERSCAIRO – 16 May 2018: Amid the Israeli escalations against Palestinians, Egypt has been exerting extreme efforts to support the Gazans in every possible way. We can only do this in coordination with Israel, the Palestinian Authority and Egypt. It was believed that this reconciliation will pave the way for further peace talks.Egypt’s government also has been opening Rafah crossing constantly to allow the passage of humanitarian cases. Rafah border crossing is one of the most important crossings between Egypt and Gaza which was formally under Gazan authorities’ control.This crossing is mainly specialized for individual movements across borders, and was being prepared for the transfer of goods between the two courtiers. “Egypt has an opinion, a position and an interest in the Palestinian cause,” said Abbas.
Source: Egypt Today May 16, 2018 11:48 UTC