Gaza Strip Weekly Crossing Report for May 22nd to 26th
The Israeli Government, together with the IDF, coordinates the delivery of a variety of humanitarian aid and development assistance to the civilian population of the Gaza Strip on a daily basis. The following report details cross-border activities for the week of May 22nd-26th, 2011.
During this period, a total of 1,248 truckloads crossed from Israel, carrying 34,012 tons of goods, fuel and development assistance for Gaza’s civilian population. 340 truckloads of construction materials were transferred into the Strip during this period.
In addition, 826 tons of cooking gas were transferred into Gaza while 434 patients and accompanying individuals exited Gaza for medical treatment and 145 international organization staff members entered the Strip.
10 truckloads of vehicles were transferred into the Gaza Strip last week and one truckload of flowers to be sold in European markets was exported from the Strip.
But just one more boat of protesters bringing 6 lawn chairs will save the day.