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However, restrictions exclude Palestinian men under age 40 from leaving.
Those who can include:
-- women of all ages;
-- children under age 18;
-- students enrolled in Egyptian institutions of higher learning;
-- anyone passing through Egypt en route to other countries with passports and Palestinian identity cards; and
-- men over 40.
In addition, those allowed between ages 18 - 40 must have Egyptian visas, currently issued in Ramallah, later also in Gaza after Egypt opens an office there.