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Beirawi: Lifeline 5 to set sail Saturday

[ 14/10/2010 – 11:26 AM ]   LATAKIA, (PIC)– The Lifeline 5 aid convoy to the Gaza Strip is set to sail for Egyptian port of Al-Arish on Saturday evening en route to Gaza, its media spokesman Zaher Al-Beirawi said on Thursday. He told the PIC that the delay from the previously announced date of […]

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Egypt allows entry of lifeline 5 after banning ten activists

[ 14/10/2010 – 10:33 AM ]   LATAKIA, (PIC)– The Egyptian authorities on Wednesday night gave final approval to the entry of lifeline aid convoy to the Gaza Strip through Al-Arish port, Zaher Beirawi, the convoy’s spokesman, said. He added in a statement to the PIC that sailing to Al-Arish en route to Gaza would […]

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Lifeline organizers: We will sail to Arish next Friday

[ 13/10/2010 – 03:27 PM ]   LATAKIA, (PIC)– Organizers of the lifeline 5 aid convoy to the Gaza Strip would not stay for long in the Syrian port of Latakia and would set sail to Al-Arish in Egypt next Friday, the PIC reporter accompanying the convoy reported on Wednesday. The development follows news that […]

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Members of lifeline convoy head to Latakia port to pressure Egyptians

[ 11/10/2010 – 09:37 AM ]   LATAKIA, (PIC)– A part of the lifeline aid convoy to Gaza would move toward the Syrian port of Latakia on Monday to pressure the Egyptians into expediting issuing a permit to allow them to deliver the consignment to Gaza via Egyptian port of Al-Arish, Zaher Al-Beirawi, the spokesman […]

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Lifeline 5 convoy geared to set sail to Gaza, awaits okay from Egypt

[ 10/10/2010 – 04:50 PM ]   LATAKIA, (PIC)– The Lifeline 5 convoy lead by former MP George Galloway is geared to move out from the Latakia port in Syria to the Egyptian Al Arish port. The convoy’s supervisors expect Egyptian authorities to decide later on today whether they will allow the convoy to dock at […]

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Egypt sends positive indicators to allow Lifeline (5) into Gaza Strip

[ 05/10/2010 – 09:35 PM ] DAMASCUS, (PIC)– Organizers of the Lifeline (5) convoy have received positive indicators from the Egyptian government that the caravan could cross into the Gaza Strip through the Rafah crossing point. Abdul Fattah Al-Keelani, the head of the Jordanian lifeline convoy, explained that the positive signs surfaced after a delegation […]

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Mishaal: Siege on Gaza broken politically and ethically

[ 05/10/2010 – 09:38 PM ] DAMASCUS, (PIC)– Khaled Mishaal, the head of Hamas’s political bureau, said on Monday that the unjust Israeli blockade on Gaza Strip has actually broken politically and morally, adding that negotiations with the Israelis brought no good to the Palestinian people. While speaking to organizers of the Lifeline convoy 5 […]

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Hope is heading for reality as anti-siege activism scores successes against the odds

Monday, 04 October 2010 12:20 Renee Bowyer When the borders of Gaza were sealed by Israel in June 2007 the population faced a situation that was, inevitably, going to deteriorate on every level very quickly. A total blockade of an overcrowded and already economically devastated country should have been condemned across the world from the […]

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Delegation leaves Jordan to join Lifeline 5 convoy in Syria

[ 04/10/2010 – 11:02 AM ] AMMAN, (PIC)– The Jordan branch of the Lifeline 5 convoy to Gaza leaves the country’s capital of Amman on Monday and join the mother convoy from Europe during its stop in Syria before heading out to Gaza through the Egyptian El Arish port. Lifeline 5 is the fifth and […]

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