The spokesman for the Coordinator of Government Activities in the Territories announces that today, 6 March 2013, COGAT coordinated the transfer of three trucks of food sponsored by the Turkish Government and the Red Crescent via Kerem Shalom.

Date: 04.03.13     Ashdod, where the equipment was unloaded and transferred to Kerem Shalom Crossing. Additionally, the head of the Red Crescent in Gaza, accompanied by the Head of the External Relations Branch in the Coordination and Liaison Administration to Gaza, entered into the crossing.
 
The Turkish donation is part of a series that have recently been approved. This includes the request to transfer construction materials and equipment for the Turkish Hospital. The materials are expected to be imported in the
near future.