Morsi is plainly lying. Not only the Rafah crossing is not open, but his government has actually destroyed more tunnels between Egypt and Gaza than the Mubarak government.
Even the Hamas government, which is a branch of the Muslim Brotherhood, is saying that. It (Hamas) is protesting the closure and is holding demonstrations in Rafah against the closure and the demolition of the tunnels.
Actually Gaza is facing food shortages and rapidly rising prices.
"The border crossing between Egypt and the Gaza Strip will remain open,
President Mohamed Morsy told the general conference of Turkey’s Justice and Development Party (AKP) Sunday.
“Egyptians can never stand by helplessly when they see the people of Gaza
under siege,” Morsy said in remarks broadcast on Egyptian state television. “The
border crossings between us and Gaza will remain open to fulfill the needs of
the people of Gaza, including food, medication, education and communication