- Human RightsPalestine
- August 5, 2008
- 4 minutes read
Arab committee to lift Gaza siege appeals to Mubarak to open Rafah crossing
Hoss, speaking after a meeting for the committee in
The committee”s chairman said that he delivered a message addressed to Mubarak to the Egyptian ambassador to Lebanon Ahmed Al-Bideiwi in which the committee beseeched the president to reconsider the closure of the Rafah border terminal and to allow freedom of movement for the
Hoss pointed out that many wish to leave
The former premier described the inter-Palestinian division as “painful”, and asked both Fatah and Hamas factions to meet and discuss means of reaching a compromise formula.