New Libyan aid convoy to head for Gaza
|Sunday, October 10,2010 12:01|
TRIPOLI, -- A new Libyan aid convoy dubbed Quds-5 is finalizing preparations to head for the Gaza Strip carrying relief material, a media source in Gaza revealed.
The source in the Gaza-based government committee to break the siege quoted Libyan sources as saying that aid convoys from Europe and North Africa would start arriving in Libya on Sunday.
They added that the convoys would continue arrival in Libya for five days until 15th October then two days later the Quds-5 convoy would move on its way to Gaza.
Dr. Ahmed Masha, a member of the Libyan non-government committee in support of the Palestinian people, said that members of his committee along with Arab and African volunteers wishing to travel to Gaza were increasing daily.
He added that the convoy's prime goal is to break the Israeli siege on Gaza.