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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 […]

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Spirit of Rachel Corrie Aid Ship Forced To Dock at El Arish, Steering Broken

PNN – Palestine News Network  | 24.05.11 – 11:07 A week after the Spirit of Rachel Corrie, a vessel carrying aid to the Gaza strip was fired upon by the Israeli Navy, the Perdana Global Peace Organization, sponsoring the humanitarian initiative, posted a press release today saying that it was unable to get out of […]

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Asia aid vessel unload shipment in El-Arish

[ 05/01/2011 – 10:17 AM ]   EL-ARISH, (PIC)– The Asia 1 aid convoy unloaded its shipment of medical and food supplies bound to the Gaza Strip on Tuesday night in the Egyptian port of El-Arish. Osama Al-Sartani, the head of the Egyptian Red Crescent branch in northern Sinai, said that the medical supplies were […]

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Egypt to issue decision over entry of Gaza-bound Lifeline 5 convoy

[ 03/10/2010 – 11:15 AM ] LATAKIA, (PIC)– The spokesman for the British Viva Paletina’s fifth convoy to Gaza, dubbed “Lifeline 5”, said efforts are being made with the Egyptian government to allow the convoy to transit through the country. The fleet was staged after rising sympathy from international activists and civil society organizations for […]

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