Today, the 16th of June 2011, the Coordinator of Government Activities in the Territories (CoGAT), General Eitan Dangot, approved the entry of medical equipment, donated by the Turkish Red Crescent, for use in Gaza hospitals as part of the humanitarian work of the organization, which is done on a regular basis and in full coordination with the respective Coordination and Liaison channels.

Date: 16.06.11    

This activity was made possible due to the work of Coordination and Liaison Administration in Gaza, which organized the entry of the equipment through Allenby Bridge and Erez crossing.  

CoGAT Spokesperson would like to emphasize that the coordination work for the entry of said medical equipment for the Gaza hospitals is made as part of the humanitarian effort towards the civil population in the Gaza strip. Efforts of this kind are made on a daily basis in all levels and areas and in the matters of health, education, agriculture and infrastructure, and in conjunction with leading international authorities and organizations, whose goal is to send aid to the Gaza population, and official Turkish authorities, which operate in full coordination and in adherence to the appropriate procedures.