Hamas: New Egypt gov't imposing pain on Gazans like Mubarak

The Islamist group Hamas, stunned by Egypt's closure of its border with Gaza, said on Monday the new Islamist leadership in Cairo was imposing the same pain on the Palestinian enclave as ousted former president, Hosni Mubarak.


Egypt pulled the shutters down on the Rafah passenger terminal a week ago after unidentified terrorists shot dead 16 Egyptian police near the Gaza border before launching an attack on neighboring Israel that was swiftly smothered. (Reuters)