Steel Wall


Egypt and the Race for Arms and Stability

Wikileaks has revealed that Egypt is being hauled into the US’s problems and threats in the Middle East as calls come from Dr. Colin Kahl (Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense

Palestinians fear more serious stage of Egyptian steel wall

A giant crane in Egypt near the Salahuddin Gate on the Gaza-Egypt border is steadily embedding giant steel plates into the earth, even though Palestinians can penetrate the plates. But

Egypt: The Next Volcano?

Egypt is facing a potential political eruption that could rock the entire Mideast and seriously undermine US domination of the strategic region.

Arafat Shoukri: “Conditions are ripe to make this flotilla the ‘tipping point’“

A coalition bringing together a number of organizations is preparing to send in May 2010 a relief flotilla of more than ten ships and cargo-boats to Gaza.

Egyptian authorities to demolish houses to complete building the steel wall

The Egyptian authorities were negotiating tens of families living at the border area with Gaza Strip to compensate them and give them alternative houses in Rafah border town to allow

Interior ministry denies closing tunnels

The interior ministry in the Palestinian government in Gaza has denied news reports that it had closed tunnels used for providing goods for the Gaza Strip.

ElBaradei criticizes underground Gaza barrier

Head of the National Coalition for Change Mohamed ElBaradei criticized the building of a steel barrier beneath the border between Egypt and Gaza, saying it has harmed Egypt’s reputation.

Israel intervenes in ElBaradei’s campaign analyzing his methods

It appears that recent reported statements made by Dr. Mohamed ElBaradei regarding Israel and the so called peace process have not been met lightly. The Nobel Prize winner was said

Sources: Egyptian steel wall in final stages

The steel wall built by Egypt under its borders with the Gaza Strip is entering its final stages and would soon close up all tunnels used for smuggling goods into

Crossings authority calls for opening Rafah terminal

The Palestinian crossings and borders authority has asked the Egyptian authorities to open the Rafah border terminal to facilitate travel of patients, students and holders of foreign residence permits.