About the opening of the Rafah checkpoint it is said on the institution’s website.
“We have received information that the Rafah border crossing between Gaza and Egypt will open on Saturday, October 21 at 10:00 a.m. local time. If the border is opened, we do not know how long it will remain open for foreign nationals to leave Gaza.” , the message says.
It said it expects many people to try to cross the border if it opens. US citizens should expect a potentially chaotic and chaotic situation on both sides of the transition.
“The situation remains dynamic and changing, and the security environment is unpredictable. You should assess your personal safety before deciding to move to or attempt to cross the border,” the statement added.
A later edition of Al Jazeera reportedthat 20 trucks with humanitarian aid entered Gaza with medicines and food products.
“The convoy with humanitarian aid, which is due to arrive today, includes 20 trucks with medicine, medical supplies and a limited amount of food (canned food),” the Hamas press service said.
- The UN Secretary General flew to Sinai in order to speed up the opening of the humanitarian route to Gaza, which was planned for October 20. He called for large aid shipments to be allowed through and for speeding up security checks.