MB aid convoy sets off for Gaza
|Monday, June 7,2010 10:37|
Muslim Brotherhood parliamentary bloc and several political opposition parties will lead a symbolic convoy carrying humanitarian aid to the besieged Gazans in Palestine
The convoy, which set off early this morning, is led by MB MP's Dr. Mohamed Beltagy and Dr. Hazem Farouk who were on board the attacked Turkish ship early last week. The initiative has gathered many participants including MP Hamdeen Sabbahy, Farid Ismail, Saad Aboud in addition to many journalists, intellectual and the media
Beltagy asserted that the convoy illustrates the true will, support, and solidarity of the Egyptian people with their brothrens in the besieged Gaza Strip and the seriousness of their demands to keep the Rafah crossing permanently open
The convoy will garner the attention of Egyptians in particular and the entire world as it makes its way to deliver humanitarian aid to the besieged people of Gaza . The vehicles are loaded with humanitarian aid and building material for the Gazans.