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    • Joyce D
    • 25.05.11 | 22:03 (IDT)

    Nobody had to die and not even a bullet had to be fired. If Rafah really does open it will be an event as significant as the fall of the Berlin Wall. What really great news after what happened in Congress this week. Stick that in your pipe Netanyahu. Arab leaders will organize a Marshall Plan with the help of the UN and NGOs to rebuild Gaza better than it was in Dec. 2008. Who can be against rebuilding schools, hospitals, factories sewage and water plants, electricity gererating plants, hundreds of businesses and most importantly thousands of homes? The Egyption Leaders who accomplished this really are for the people and will be hailed as heroes in Tahrir Square. If Amr Mousa makes it happen he will win the election for President.

    from the article: Egypt to permanently open Rafah crossing with Gaza on Saturday
    First published 21:01 25.05.11 | Last updated 21:01 25.05.11
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