The Israeli crime on the high seas magnified Egypt's role in the Gaza siege. Mubarak is an integral part of the siege. Opening Rafah border is in reality a pressure release valve that is meant to placate the anger among the Egyptian public. If he was truly concerned about the human suffering of his Gazan neighbors (at one time Egyptian residents) he would not have built a 2 inch steal barrier on his border with Gaza. Rafah doors will close when the media finds another headline.
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from the article: Egypt opens Gaza border following IDF raid on aid flotilla