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The Ras Jdir crossing was working normally, he said.
"We don't want Ras Jdir reopened -- we want development," one protester in Ben Guerdane told AFP on Saturday.
"We don't want Ras Jdir reopened, we want development," one protester in Ben Guerdane told AFP on Saturday.
The status of traffic at Ras Jdir crossing is back to normal today after being closed yesterday due to an anticipation of reactions by residents of Ben Gardane toward returning Libyan citizens via this crossing.
"The crossing is now open," Abd Essalem Chandol, a Tunisian official, told Reuters by telephone from the main crossing point at Ras Jdir.
Summary: Border guards loyal to Libya's new rulers were waving travelers through the Ras Jdir crossing from Tunisia into Libya one day last month, until a man approached their checkpoint and handed them his Algerian passport.
Trucks loaded with food and other goods were already moving across the Ras Jdir crossing towards Tripoli, about two hours' drive away.
They also captured the border post at Ras Jdir. Rebel leader Abdel Jalil said he still had no concrete information on the location of the former dictator or his sons - despite the offer of a pounds 1million reward for their capture.
There was no sign of a swift end to the war, which they have said will only end when Gaddafi is captured dead or alive, but the rebels claimed victory in Ras Jdir, raising their flag at the border post with Tunisia after clashes with loyalists.
Summary: TUNIS -- Over the past four months, UAE-sponsored refugee camps in Ras Jdir and Dhahbiya at Libyan-Tunisian borders offered 5,000 tonnes of humanitarian assistance to 22,545 refugees, a top UAE aid worker said.
The Tunisian news agency TAP reported that Obeidi travelled through the main transit point of Ras Jdir on the Tunisian-Libyan border and continued northwest to Djerba airport to catch his flight.
The UN has asked the UAE to help relieve the burden of its camp in Ras Jdir where hundreds of displaced people are living in non-camp or crammed situations, a senior UN official said on Friday.
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