Minute by minute information on Israel's disengagement from the
(Compiled by DSS, OCHA and UNRWA with funding from USAID)
Wednesday, August 31, 2005
Philidelphi deal approved
The Knesset has sanctioned the deployment of 750 Egyptian border guards along the Philidelphi route following the withdrawal of the last Israeli forces from Gaza. The decision was approved by the Cabinet last Sunday but required Knesset approval before it could take effect.