Palestinians begin leaving Gaza for Egypt through Rafah crossing (10 images)
By Wade Sheridan
Palestinians, foreign nationals and those seriously injured or sick started to leave Gaza for Egypt through the Rafah border crossing on Wednesday. These are the first people to leave Gaza since Israel and Egypt sealed off the territory on October 7 after the start of the conflict with Hamas.
Palestinians with dual citizenship enter the Rafah border crossing in the southern Gaza Strip before crossing into Egypt on November 1, 2023. Photo by Ismael Mohamad/UPI
Scores of foreign passport holders trapped in Gaza started leaving the war-torn Palestinian territory when the Rafah crossing to Egypt was opened up for the first time since October 7. Photo by Ismael Mohamad/UPI