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Saturday, 26 December 2009

Twitterings from Convoy

Frustration is building in Jordan as the convoy waits.Egypt continues to block entry. One convoy twitter said 'British volunteers not allowed to deliver aid to children of Gaza at Xmas time. Why are Pope and weather top stories? Complain!!

Another said
Medicine going to waste in stranded vehicles in Jordan
Al Jazeera has reported the blockade by Egypt
An aid convoy that has travelled over 3500km to deliver vital medical and food supplies to the Gaza Strip is currently stranded because of Egypt's refusal to grant it easy passage.

The Viva Palestina convoy, made up of almost 250 lorries, remained in the Jordanian port of Aqaba on Saturday, having waited over 48 hours to board ferries for the Egyptian Red Sea port of Nuweiba...read more
Al Jazeera
Other media interest can be read here

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