Rafah border opening brings hope to Gaza

News of the Rafah border crossing opening has brought a sense of renewed possibility for Palestinians. People are relieved and excited that all women and children as well as men over the age of 40 will now be allowed to leave Gaza via the Rafah crossing in Egypt.

Viva Palestina aid convoy enters Gaza via Rafah Crossing

Breaking the crippling siege by the Israeli Occupational Forces (IOF) on Gaza, the Viva Palestina aid convoy entered Gaza via the Rafah Crossing.

As George Galloway put it, “we had to walk through the Rafah crossing and leave the brand new vehicles we bought with our own money, in Egypt, behind!”