This report documents the impact of the ongoing Israeli-imposed
siege on Palestinian civilians, which affected their economic and social life
during the reporting period. This report addresses the state of the commercial
crossings and crossings designated for the movement of persons during the
reporting period. This report refutes Israel’s claims about the alleged easing
of the closure, which has been imposed for 5 consecutive years. The following
is the most significant developments relevant to Gaza’s border crossings during
the reporting period (01 – 31 July2012):

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