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Palestinian Red Crescent says ‘thousands’ of Gazans are leaving eastern Rafah

Egypt warns of 'catastrophic repercussions' if Israeli attacks Rafah
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The Palestinian Red Crescent told AFP on Monday that “thousands” of Gazans were leaving eastern Rafah amid bombing and after Israeli forces had ordered the southern Gaza area evacuated.

“The numbers of citizens moving from the eastern areas of Rafah towards the west are large, especially after the intensification of the bombing, there are thousands of citizens leaving their homes”, said Red Crescent spokesman Osama al-Kahlout.

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Agence France-Presse (AFP) is a French international news agency headquartered in Paris, France. Founded in 1835 as Havas, it is the world's oldest news agency.

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