Inside the Rafah border terminal, Mohamed Abdel Rahmn El Deremlee, 75, broke down when he learned that his son would not be allowed to accompany him into Egypt.
Workers for the Egyptian Red Crescent stack piles of family-sized tents bound for Gaza at the Rafah border terminal. The Rafah border crossing was opened to aid on Tuesday.
A young Gazan is about to finally go home through Egypt's Rafah border crossing. Many Palestinians have been waiting for the border to open for weeks.
Busloads of Gazans have streamed into Egypt through the Rafah border crossing since Tuesday, when President Hosni Mubarak order the gates to open indefinitely.