Minute by minute information on Israel's disengagement from the
(Compiled by DSS, OCHA and UNRWA with funding from USAID)
Tuesday, August 30, 2005
40 masked Hamas members are currently present in the Shaboura, Tel es Sultan and Jibna areas of Rafah. Similar numbers of Palestinian security forces are in the same areas and there is concern over rising tensions between the two parties in relation to the clashes earlier today.