Tag Archives: ambulances

Mounting evidence of deliberate attacks on Gaza health workers by Israeli army ~ by @Amnesty

There has been mounting evidence that the Israel Defense Forces launched apparently deliberate attacks against hospitals and health professionals in Gaza. © EPA/OLIVER WEIKEN Amnesty International | Aug 7, 2014 “ The harrowing descriptions by ambulance drivers and other medics of the utterly impossible situation in which they have to work, with bombs and bullets […]

Continue reading

Uday Sarhan, 16 years old child killed and dozens injured by Israeli forces

All Israeli Attacks – Timeline | All Israeli cease Fire Violations – Timeline Uday Sarhan, 16, was shot in the head by Israeli soldiers in Bethlehem. A Palestinian child was killed and dozens of people were injured on Monday, two seriously, as Palestinian protests over the plight of prisoners in Israeli jails continued. Uday Sarhan, […]

Continue reading

Gaza health ministry reduces use of ambulance, health services to the minimum

[ PIC 22/03/2012 – 05:10 PM ] Gaza, (PIC)– The Health ministry in Gaza has decided to reduce the use of ambulance vehicles and other health services to the minimum due to the lack of enough fuel. Ashraf Al-Qudra, the ministry’s spokesman, said in a statement on Thursday that the ministry took this decision as […]

Continue reading

#GazaIsDying – Ambulances, bakeries hit by Gaza fuel crisis

Maan News Agency | March 21, 2012 GAZA CITY (Ma’an) — Half of Gaza’s ambulances and fire trucks are out of service due to the fuel crisis, officials said Wednesday. Emergency services spokesman Adham Abu Salmiya said no ambulances will be operating if the crisis is not resolved quickly. At a news conference in Shifa […]

Continue reading

Red Crescent Expresses Concern over Israeli Targeting of its Teams‏

WAFA – Febr 15, 2012 RAMALLAH, February 15, 2012 (WAFA) – The Palestine Red Crescent Society (PRCS) Wednesday expressed the uttermost concern over the Israeli occupation targeting of its medical teams and preventing it from conducting its humanitarian duty, according to a statement issued by PRCS. PRCS condemned the Israeli forces’ targeting of an ambulance, […]

Continue reading

Egypt Red Crescent sends 29 ambulances to Gaza

Maan News Agency | Jan 19, 2012 EL-ARISH, Egypt (Ma’an) — The Egyptian Red Crescent on Thursday sent 29 ambulances to Gaza, director Jaber al-Arabi said. The donation comes a day after the organization sent one ton of medicine to Gaza through the Rafah border crossing, and coordinated the delivery of Kuwaiti medical aid to […]

Continue reading

Miles Of Smiles 6 Arrives In Gaza

Thursday October 06, 2011 10:57 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies The Miles of Smiles convoy arrived in the Gaza Strip late on Wednesday through the Rafah Border Terminal in the southern part of the Gaza Strip, and received popular and official welcome ceremonies. File – Palestine-Info Security sources at the Rafah Terminal stated […]

Continue reading

‘Miles of Smiles’ convoy en route to Gaza

Maan News Agency | Oct 6, 2011 EL-ARISH, Egypt (Ma’an) — Egyptian Maj.-Gen. Jaber Al-Arabi said Wednesday that a new ‘Miles of Smiles’ convoy is on its way to Gaza after leaving Cairo for el-Arish, on the border. The convoy’s name is “Shuhada October” (the Martyrs of October) and it includes 43 ambulances and 10 […]

Continue reading

Miles of Smiles convoy delivers vital medicines, ambulances to Gaza

[ 20/06/2011 – 07:52 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Solidarity activists accompanying the humanitarian convoy Miles of Smiles III to Gaza delivered badly needed baby milk and medicines to the health ministry in Gaza in addition to 15 ambulance cars designed for the disabled. Head of the convoy Issam Yousef told a press conference in a […]

Continue reading

European aid convoy enters Gaza – video

PressTV Mon Jun 20, 2011 5:27AM A European aid convoy with 53 pro-Palestinian activists has entered the Gaza Strip via the Rafah border crossing to help ease the conditions of Palestinians in the coastal sliver. The humanitarian aid convoy, called “Miles of Smiles 3”, entered Gaza with about 30 tons of medicine, medical supplies and […]

Continue reading

European aid from Miles of Smiles Mission routed through Egypt to Gaza

Jun 19, 2011, 15:14 GMT| – Monsters and Critics Al-Arish, Egypt – Members of a European humanitarian aid mission carried supplies into the blockaded Gaza Strip via Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula Sunday.The aid, brought by the Miles of Smiles ship, was unloaded at al-Arish port, 45 kilometres from the Rafah border crossing, port director Gamal Abdul-Maqsoud […]

Continue reading

Health ministry calls for protecting medical crews

>[ 13/04/2011 – 04:21 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Palestinian minister of health in Gaza Dr. Basem Naim has urged the world community to protect ambulance and medical crews in face of repeated Israeli targeting. He told a joint workshop with the Red Cross on Wednesday that the Palestinian medical crews were frequently targeted by the […]

Continue reading

Ambulances Retrieve Bodies of Two Palestinians in Gaza

WAFA | Date : 20/3/2011   Time : 14:55 GAZA, March 20, 2011 (WAFA) – Ambulances retrieved bodies of two Palestinians who were killed by Israeli gunfire near the northern borders of the Gaza Strip last night. Israeli sources last night declared the death of two Palestinians during Israel shelling of Gaza, and ambulance crews were not […]

Continue reading

Israeli ambulances refuse to enter ‘unrecognized’ Palestinian villages

Wednesday, 12 January 2011 11:45 Medical crews from the Israeli ambulance organisation, the Red Shield of David, routinely refuse to enter Palestinian villages. Palestinian rights organizations working in Israel have stated that medical crews from the Israeli ambulance organisation, the Red Shield of David, routinely refuse to enter Palestinian villages ‘unrecognized’ by the state and […]

Continue reading