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May 25, 2011 6:23 pm

Egypt-Gaza Border to Open in Three Days

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MSNBC – Egypt will open its border with the Gaza Strip “on a daily basis” starting from May 28, the state MENA news agency said on Wednesday, to ease entry restrictions for Palestinians.

The move, which is likely to raise Israel’s objections, suggested a further policy shift since the overthrow of President Hosni Mubarak, whose government cooperated with the Jewish state in enforcing a blockade on the Islamist Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip and has a 1979 peace treaty with Israel.

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