A number of steps to reestablish the security cooperation and trust between the Palestinians and the Israelis were decided upon at a meeting of senior security officials with their Palestinian counterparts last night. Among them are:

West Bank:

Cancellation of the encirclement of Tul Karem.

Gaza Strip:

Opening of the Rafah Crossing.
Opening of the Karni Crossing to all trade.
Opening of the International Airport in Gaza after the necessary coordination.
Palestinian workers will be allowed to enter the Industrial Area of Erez.
The Han Yunis – Rafah axis will be opened for traffic throughout its entire length while meeting requirements:
1. There is more than one passenger in the vehicle
2. Palestinian may not be armed while riding in a vehicle
3. Armed Palestinian Policemen may ride along the axis only after prior coordination