Monday, January 12, 2009

Hamas raids aid trucks, sells supplies

Silence from U.N., human rights activists and pro-Palestinian groups is deafening.

from the Jerusalem Post:

Hamas on Monday raided some 100 aid trucks that Israel had allowed into Gaza, stole their contents and sold them to the highest bidders.

The IDF said that since terminal activity is coordinated with UNRWA and the Red Cross, Israel could do nothing to prevent such raids, Israel Radio reported.

Between 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., the army had ceased all military activity in Gaza and once again established a "humanitarian corridor" to help facilitate the transfer of the supplies.

The Kerem Shalom and Karni crossings had been opened to allow in the aid trucks.


Hat tip: Harry's Place

1 comment:

Hino Trucks said...

Sounds terrible, let us pray for a peaceful outcome.

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