Reference : V-P-IL-E-02352
Date : 22/05/2011
Caption : Gaza strip, Erez crossing. General view of the waiting area with patients waiting for permission to cross to receive medical treatment in Israel.
Photographer : EL BABA, Iyad
Confidentiality level : public
Publication restrictions : publication without restrictions
Copyright : ICRC
Description : ICRC website photo galllery, 29.06.2011
The current Israeli permit system, combined with rigorous controls, means that only a handful of people who need medical attention are allowed to leave either through the Rafah crossing into Egypt or through the Erez crossing into Israel.
Original material : digital
Resolution : 5184x3456
Orientation : landscape
Colour/B&W : colour