July 8, 2012
Activists from aid convoy enter Gaza
The activists entered Gaza from Egypt on Saturday.
EL-ARISH, Egypt – A delegation of 40 international solidarity activists from different countries entered the Gaza Strip on Saturday afternoon via Egypt’s Rafah crossing.
An Egyptian security source at the terminal said the activists were part of the international aid convoy Miles of Smiles 14.
The group left humanitarian aid to the Gaza Strip which will be sent later.
The aid includes, according to the source, 14 vehicles for disabled people in addition to medicines and an x-ray machine. The cargo is being checked at Alexandria port.
The convoy reached the “Miles of Smiles” 14 to the Gaza Strip through the Rafah crossing in southern Gaza Strip.
Where about 41 of solidarity from the Arab and European countries, the convoy carrying medical aid, food and milk for children. The aid convoy arrived at the northern Sinai district on its way to the Gaza Strip.