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The official spokesman for the Center Raafat Al-Sabbagh said that the opening of the temporary camp in Al-Abar district came as a solution to the problem of overcrowding in Alwadeiah crossing point, where the Centre was established on an area of more than 10,000 square meters, located just about 97 kilometers from Alwadeiah crossing point, and provided with places assigned to women and men with the provision of full services and the necessary requirements needed for stranded people in the crossing point including electricity, air conditioning, and drinking water.
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the Governments of Tajikistan and Japan and the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) signed off today on a new, two and half year project that will see 160,000 people from Tajikistan and Afghanistan using the target Border Crossing Points (BCPs) and cross border markets benefit from a safer, better run border.
The protesters, led by Hamas, waved Palestinian flags and carried banners in both Arabic and English, calling on Egyptian authorities to reopen the crossing point.
It seems to me that in a location that has a lot of young children and a very busy road a safe crossing point is a must.
Israeli authorities close the crossing point on Friday and Saturday on a weekly basis
I would like to thank the local residents who I have been involved in the campaign for this crossing point and also Mr Farnham, a Middlesbrough council officer, for his dedicated support regarding the safety issues at this location.
We would urge drivers to be on the look-out for pedestrians and pedestrians to choose their crossing points carefully in order to minimise the chances of accidents happening.
On March 2, the Syrian opposition forces took control of the Syrian side of al-Yaroubiyah border crossing point after fierce clashes with the Syrian army, forcing some Syrian soldiers to cross into the Iraqi side, according to local media.
Customs officers at the crossing point of Towal also foiled another attempt of smuggling SR 509,200 Riyals hidden inside a car.
EUBAM Rafah was established in November 2005 to monitor the Rafah border crossing point, as set out in the Agreement on Movement and Access between Israel and the Palestinian Authority.
Funds from the program will be used to improve facilities at the Border Crossing Point Bogorodica, as well as to set up equipment for the traffic regulation--electronic traffic barriers.
A local farmer who was at the scene told SANA that the car, a Suzuki, went out control and fell into the river as the family onboard were trying to reach their field on the other river bank using and old crossing point that was partially flooded and dilapidated.