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UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs

Gaza Closures

CLOSED ZONE

April 2005 C l o s u r e S u m m a r y, April 2005

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Israeli Settlement

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365 km2 55 km2 1,451,689 44 26,400 per km2 55,500 per km2

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Palestinian Statistics

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Urban & Dirt Road

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Population: 1,550 Settlers

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Population: 5,798 Settlers

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Population: 1,208 Settlers

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Checkpoint

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Settlement Evacuation-Groups A, C and D

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Gaza Strip: Disengagement

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METAL BARRIER Boundary between Gaza and Eygpt.

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The designations employed and the presentation of material on this map do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of the Secretariat of the United Nations concerning the legal status of any country, territory, city or area or of its authorities, or concerning the delimitation of its frontiers or boundaries.

GAZA -

Crossing Point

City

DEIR AL BALAH -

OCHA

ABU HOLI EGYPT

ROADBLOCK: A series of 1 metre high concrete blocks used to obstruct vehicle access.

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Rafah Crossing Point Civilian Crossing Point

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* "Israeli Controlled Area" includes built-up settlements, areas zoned for settlements, roads and cleared areas for IDF and settlement use.

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D E I R AL B A L A H Deir al Balah Camp

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Settlement Evacuation - Groups A, C and D Az Zawayda

Closure mapping is a work in progress. Maps will be updated regularly. Closure data collected by OCHA field staff and is subject to change. Cartography: OCHA - oPt updated April 2005. Base data: PA MoPIC, July 2000, OCHA update 2003. For comments contact <ochaopt@un.org> or Tel. +972 (02) 582-9962. http://www.ochaopt.org

KHAN YUNIS -

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RAFAH -

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Ç ¬ COMMERCIAL CROSSING POINT: Off-loading and up-loading of commercial goods and workers' crossing. RAFAH CROSSING POINT: Main entry & exit point into Gaza for Palestinian civilians other than workers.


http://www.ochaopt.org/documents/GazaClosure_April05  

http://www.ochaopt.org/documents/GazaClosure_April05.pdf

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