Hamas not to accept EU monitors on Gaza crossing

Xinhua 29 November 2012

Hamas movement told Egyptian mediators that it will not accept the return of European Union's ( EU) monitors on the Gaza Strip's Rafah border crossing point, a Hamas official said Wednesday.

Hamas envoys in Egypt's capital of Cairo, who negotiate indirectly with Israel on completing other articles of a recent ceasefire deal, stressed that the crossing should operate "under a pure Palestinian-Egyptian management," according to an official who spoke on condition of anonymity (continue reading...)